Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 16,800
Catalog: KM-98
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2200g
ASW: 0.1800oz
Melt Value: $3.70 (7/30/2014)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1866 MOTTO 25C MS obverse 1866 MOTTO 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

A scarce date with an original delivery of only 16,025 business strikes, survivors are elusive at all levels of preservation.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/25/2013

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1866 MOTTO 25C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 575 800 1050 1375 1800 1800 2150 2300 2650 2850 3000 3100 3300 3650 4600 7250 28000 - - - -
$ 2000 2350 2500 2900 3000 3300 3350 3600 3900 5000 8000 31000 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 42
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 68


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
9/23/2007 PCGS VF 20   Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 2649 $1,380.00
9/17/2008 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2008 September Long Beach, CA US Coin Signature Auction #1116, 1116/Lot# 1534 $4,312.50
4/28/2009 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2009 April-May Cincinnati, OH (CSNS) US Coin Auction #1124, 1124/Lot# 402 $9,200.00
1/5/2011 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(1), 1151/Lot# 3419 $2,760.00
7/12/2012 PCGS AU 50   Heritage Auctions 2012 July 12-15 US Coin Summer FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(1), 1172/Lot# 3552 $2,530.00
10/13/2013 NGC MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 773, 782/Lot# 1250 $2,875.00
3/30/2014 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/30/2014, 184/Lot# 164808 $2,887.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1866 MOTTO 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base97510811271148317811936211322742425251926532738278629003212347044235825637069511223013972
10101144134115821832199521662324245625632681275428243004329837874890600665638710128100
0000002166232424562563268127542824300432983787489060066563871000
00000022202374248726082709277028623108338441055357618867571047000
1866 MOTTO 25C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base103611461345156618762038222123882544264227802868291930373359362646096053661372101262414406
10721212141816691930209922762440257626882809288529583144344839535090623968129014132180
0000002276244025762688280928852958314434483953509062396812901400
00000023322492260927342838290229973251353742815571642670111081900
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 2786
Owner: Justin Credible Coins
 
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