Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1891)
Mint: San Francisco
Catalog: KM-81
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.2200g
ASW: 0.1800oz
Melt Value: $3.11 (10/23/2014)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1855 S ARROWS 25C PF obverse 1855 S ARROWS 25C PF reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: This extremely rare coin is represented by a single known example. For some reason, the San Francisco Mint struck a Proof set for the year 1855! Other denominations are known of this issue and will be mentioned later. The known example is fully mirrored and there is no doubt of its Proof status. The coins sold at auction in 2011 for $276,000.


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Last Updated: 11/25/2013

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1
Low Grade: 64
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 64


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/11/2011 NGC Proof 64   Heritage Auctions 2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction Session(5), 1158/Lot# 7109 $276,000.00
8/8/2013 NGC Proof 64   Heritage Auctions 2013 August 8 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Rosemont Session(5), 1188/Lot# 5593 $176,250.00


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