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    Premium Gem 1878 Quarter, Tied for Finest Certified

    1878 25C MS66 PCGS. Production of quarters at Philadelphia fell significantly to 2.26 million pieces from the 10.9 million coins struck the prior year. Freckles of honey-gold and aquamarine patina encroach upon the centers of this lustrous dove-gray Seated Quarter. Careful examination under a loupe does not reveal any noticeable marks. A crisply struck premium Gem that is worthy of the finest Registry Set collection. As of (5/04), PCGS and NGC combined have certified 11 examples as MS66, with none finer.(#5508) (Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 23V8, PCGS# 5508)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    July, 2004
    20th-21st Tuesday-Wednesday
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