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    1880 Quarter, PR68
    Concentric Multicolor Patina

    1880 25C PR68 PCGS. Briggs 2-B. Ex: Simpson. Type One Reverse. This reverse type is identified by the wide feet on TAT in STATES, and the die pair features a scratch through the left shield border. A rather large production of 1,355 proof Seated Liberty quarters was accomplished in 1880. Both the obverse and reverse of this Superb Gem proof have taken on gorgeous multicolored toning in predominately concentric shades of turquoise and golden-orange. The glittering underlying surfaces appear to be tantalizingly close to perfection. A squiggly lint mark occurs below the M in AMERICA. Population: 4 in 68, 0 finer in this category (4/20).
    Ex: Houston Signature (Heritage, 11/2005), lot 2101.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 23XC, PCGS# 5581)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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