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    1879 Quarter, MS67
    Low-Mintage, Few Finer

    1879 25C MS67 PCGS. CAC. Briggs 1-A, R-4. Described in the Briggs reference as often weakly struck at the head and with weak stars, this Superb Gem is exceptionally bold in all areas with frosted devices. The fields display prooflike tendencies but with enough mint frost to show cartwheel luster. The obverse is lightly toned in peach and lilac hues, and the reverse for all purposes is brilliant-white. Only a few microscopic marks exist, none worth special mention. Only 13,600 pieces were minted, and few are certified finer. Population: 19 in 67 (1 in 67+), 2 finer (4/14).(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 23VB, PCGS# 5511)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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