Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1891)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 368,000
Catalog: KM-64.2
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.6800g
ASW: 0.1933oz
Melt Value: $3.97 (7/25/2014)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1847 O 25C MS obverse 1847 O 25C MS reverse


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Description & Analysis

The 1847-O is a rarity in the Seated quarter series, especially in Mint State grades. In fact, Larry Briggs was only aware of one Mint State piece in 1991. Today, it is probably correct to say that only eight of nine examples are known.

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1847 O 25C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 75.00 135 275 550 1300 1300 2600 3000 5250 6250 7250 8000 12000 20500 29500 - - - - - -
$ 1425 2900 3350 5750 6750 8000 8800 13500 22500 32500 - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 34
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 63


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Auction Prices Realized

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9/17/2008 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2008 September Long Beach, CA US Coin Signature Auction #1116, 1116/Lot# 1844 $1,610.00
10/16/2011 PCGS F 12   Teletrade Auction 3155, 3155/Lot# 1508 $200.00
10/17/2012 PCGS AU 55   Stack's Bowers The November 2012 Baltimore Auction - US and World Lots - Live and Internet Only Sessions, 144/Lot# 1476 $4,993.75
11/29/2012 PCGS F 12   Heritage Auctions 2012 November 29 - December 2 US Coin Signature Auction - Houston Session(4), 1177/Lot# 8695 $258.50
1/9/2013 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(7), 1181/Lot# 9889 $367.78
3/2/2014 PCGS VF 30   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/02/2014, 182/Lot# 175572 $770.00
4/20/2014 PCGS VG 8   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 800, 809/Lot# 1033 $125.00
6/23/2014 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2014 June 23 The Eugene H. Gardner Collection of US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(1), 1213/Lot# 30367 $12,925.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1847 O 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base12715123047182012331609191125272852326335024319511767377638133052183836031398594397948407
1351773105879571358170921162635298933423774458556577037952716149265693730741232454550
00000017092116263529893342377445855657703795271614926569373074123200
000000181023212743312634224046485161977337114161899331300385834260500
1847 O 25C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base14316725150787413051697201226502986341236594502532469917917137242244336905408004499249494
15119533662910171435180222242762312834943940477658797299985216630272633820342197464920
00000018022224276231283494394047765879729998521663027263382034219700
000000190724372874327035764221505064357608117881953632084395014359400
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