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    Exceedingly Scarce 1851-O Seated Quarter AU50 NGC

    1851-O 25C AU50 NGC. A scarce issue at all grade levels, this smooth, unabraded example suffers from little other than a small degree of honest wear, and some wispy hairlines in the field areas. The light-gray surfaces are untoned on the reverse, and just show a small amount of dappled purple toning on the upper obverse. An issue that is seldom offered in any grade, the 1851-O is a low mintage (88,000 pieces), pre-1853 quarter that saw widespread melting during the California Gold Rush era. Population: 2 in 50, 8 finer (8/05).(Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 23T7, PCGS# 5418)

    Weight: 6.68 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    23rd-28th Monday-Saturday
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