Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1891)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 88,000
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: $3.29 (10/1/2014)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1851 O 25C MS obverse 1851 O 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1851-O is, along with the 1849-O, the rarest Stars Obverse Liberty Seated quarter. When available, the 1851-O tends to be found heavily worn and it is very scarce in full Extremely Fine. It is unlikely that there are more than four or five are known in Mint State.

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Last Updated: 11/25/2013

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1851 O 25C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 315 535 750 1375 2750 2750 3100 3300 3900 5100 8450 9500 18000 - - - - - - - -
$ 3000 3400 3600 4300 5600 8950 10500 20000 - - - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 35
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: VF
High Grade: 63


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Auction Prices Realized

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8/13/1999 PCGS MS 62   Heritage Auctions 1999 ANA Signature Sale #208, 208/Lot# 6915 $6,900.00
10/17/2010 PCGS VG 8   Teletrade Auction 2943, 2943/Lot# 1306 $460.00
5/30/2012 PCGS VG 8   Heritage Auctions 2012 May 30- June 3 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(4), 1171/Lot# 8358 $632.50
9/6/2012 PCGS XF 40   Heritage Auctions 2012 September 6-9 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(1), 1174/Lot# 3837 $2,820.00
6/5/2013 PCGS VG 10   Heritage Auctions 2013 June 5 - 9 US Coin Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(6), 1186/Lot# 7787 $646.25
2/27/2014 NGC MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 27 - 28 & March 2 Mid-Winter ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Atlanta Session(2), 1203/Lot# 3850 $5,581.25
6/8/2014 PCGS AG 3   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 807, 816/Lot# 7313 $330.00
9/14/2014 NGC Details G Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131438/Lot# 27139 $164.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1851 O 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base47954192512711668234224642579299732383558375140134694839912530189552904532315358503966443770
49966910401403189223822502271830773344362238384240592997761467122318301353349337121410320
000000250227183077334436223838424059299776146712231830135334933712100
0000002540285731573451368639254467716411153168132568131225346713839200
1851 O 25C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base51558198313451759245825852704313733863717391641874888869812931194992979033122367214060244779
537715110314831992250026242848322034963783400644206158101091512022929309003432138014419940
0000002624284832203496378340064420615810109151202292930900343213801400
0000002664299233033606384940964654742811520173092635932011355213930800
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