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    Satiny Gem 1838 No Drapery Quarter

    1838 25C No Drapery MS65 NGC. Boldly detailed, as is normally expected of this first year of the Liberty Seated type, with full radial lines on each of the stars, a strong head and cap on the obverse, and with no weakness of any kind on the eagle, shield, denticles, or lettering on the reverse. The surfaces are vibrant and virtually untoned, with few appreciable blemishes of any kind. Despite a seemingly high mintage of 466,000 pieces and particularly considering its status as the first year of a new design, the 1838 No Drapery remains elusive in Mint State and nearly impossible as a Gem. Population: 4 in 65, 4 finer (12/04).(#5391) (Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 23SE, PCGS# 5391)

    Weight: 6.68 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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