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    1885 Quarter, Ultra Cameo PR68
    Fantastic Contrast

    1885 25C PR68 Ultra Cameo NGC. This coin is, simply put, the "best out there." NGC has graded only four examples of the proof 1885 quarter with the Ultra Cameo designation, and this PR68 specimen is alone at the top (2/13) in the Census Report; further, there are no PR68 Deep Cameo pieces recognized by PCGS. Thick silver-frost enriches the sharply struck devices on each side, while the glassy "silver-black" fields have a faint skiff of patina that does little to impede the coin's inherent contrast. A magnificently preserved specimen from an issue of 930 proofs.
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 2/2005), lot 6591.
    From The Greensboro Collection, Part III.(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 23XH, PCGS# 95586)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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