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    One of the Finest Known 1949 Quarters, MS68

    1949 25C MS68 NGC. Richly and deeply toned on each side in shadings of cobalt-blue, golden, and rose. The underlying mint frost is thick and glows brightly through the multiple layerings of color that give this nearly perfect coin so much character. Undoubtedly destined for a Registry Set, only one other piece has been so graded by NGC (a resubmission of this one?) and none have been certified as such by PCGS (11/02). (NGC ID# 245P, PCGS# 5839)

    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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    27th-1st Thursday-Saturday
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