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    Elusive 1950-D/S Gem Quarter

    1950-D/S 25C MS65 PCGS. The 1950-D/S is usually found in low grades; Uncirculated examples are elusive. To date, about 75 specimens have been certified in Mint State, which includes 17 Gems and seven pieces grading higher. The present coin displays bright luster and a wisp or two of light tan-gold color. The design features are well brought up, except that the eagle's feathers are a tad soft. A couple of minor marks on the Washington and eagle motifs do not distract. Population: 15 in 65, 4 finer (1/06).
    From The Houston Collection of Washington Quarters.(Registry values: N491) (NGC ID# 245T, PCGS# 5843)

    Weight: 6.25 grams

    Metal: 90% Silver, 10% Copper


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    March, 2006
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