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    1934 Heavy Motto Quarter, Outstanding MS67+
    The Only Issue With the Three Motto Types

    1934 25C Heavy Motto MS67+ PCGS. CAC. FS-403. The 1934 Philadelphia-issue quarter dollar has the distinction of being the only coin minted with all three motto types: Light, Medium, and Heavy, and then was used exclusively from 1935 to 1964. The Heavy Motto appearing on the present high-end Superb Gem is most easily identified by the middle point of W in WE being higher than the outer strokes of the letter.

    Violet and tan patina gravitates to the margins of the highly lustrous surfaces, and an impressive strike imparts sharp definition to the design elements. Immaculate preservation on both sides rounds out the coin's outstanding eye appeal that is appropriately recognized by CAC. Population: 10 in 67 (3 in 67+), 0 finer (3/14). (NGC ID# 244A, PCGS# 85794)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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