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    Finest NGC-Certified 1947-S Quarter with Star Designation

    1947-S 25C MS68 ★ NGC. The 1947-S is a low mintage issue, since only 5,532,000 pieces were produced. The rarity of this date in MS68 is evident from the combined NGC and PCGS population figures that show only seven pieces certified in this grade, with none graded higher (1/05). Moreover, the example we offer here is the finest certified by NGC with star designation (1/05), and features iridescent multicolored toning over each side. The lustrous surfaces are meticulously well preserved. A few tiny marks on Washington's face are mentioned solely for accuracy. The eye appeal of this fantastic coin is further enhanced by the sharp impressions seen on the motifs.(#5835) (Registry values: N491) (NGC ID# 245K, PCGS# 5835)

    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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    February, 2005
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