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    1856 Seated Quarter, MS65
    Important Condition Rarity

    1856 25C MS65 NGC. A condition rarity among No Motto Seated quarters, the 1856 had a mintage exceeding 7 million coins, with only 25 certified by NGC and PCGS as MS65, and just 15 finer coins at the two grading services. This Gem exhibits an uneven strike, the upper obverse and lower reverse showing considerably less detail than elsewhere. Both sides are brilliant with satin luster and delicate champagne toning. Census: 13 in 65, 6 finer (11/12).(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 23TB, PCGS# 5438)

    Weight: 6.22 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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