Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1891)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 1,332,000
Catalog: KM-78
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 6.22g
ASW: 0.18oz
Melt Value: $3.37 (9/1/2016)
Diameter: 24.3mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1853 O ARR & RAYS 25C MS obverse 1853 O ARR & RAYS 25C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Larry Briggs recent series update in the Coin Dealer Newsletter called this issue 'fairly easy to locate in all grades AG-XF, AU coins very scarce and Mint State coins downright rare.' The one-year type with the Rays reverse shows a curiosity of the issue, as the large O mintmark lies over the rays underneath.

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Last Updated: 8/12/2015

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1853 O ARR & RAYS 25C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 45.00 55.00 70.00 140 450 1075 1325 2050 3300 4250 4950 6500 11250 19850 37500 72500 - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 99
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 66


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3/19/1997 PCGS AU 50   Teletrade Auction 0929, 929/Lot# 1337 $945.00
9/15/2003 PCGS AU 50   Goldberg September 15-17, 2003 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 21/Lot# 324 $517.50
9/21/2009 NGC AU 53   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 412, 418/Lot# 7484 $1,035.00
12/8/2011 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions 2011 December 8-11 US Coins Signature Auction- New York Session(4), 1162/Lot# 8045 $161.00
2/9/2014 PCGS VF 25   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/09/2014, 171/Lot# 169604 $121.00
3/9/2014 NGC VF 25   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/09/2014, 167/Lot# 175937 $137.50
5/19/2014 NGC VF 35   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3482, 6031/Lot# 20157 $162.15
8/31/2014 PCGS AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/31/2014, 189/Lot# 216675 $900.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1853 O ARR & RAYS 25C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base98115123175336874132716682333267431003345371942645379651877511047822966370426016798348
103117140228515102514401889244628163181346939004635575869298660146402765844750728940
0000001440188924462816318134693900463557586929866014640276584475000
0000001554211125602958326335944082500761387340956918803323505245800
1853 O ARR & RAYS 25C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1061271351903639301403175924492802324334963883444555946766803310830235943793461443100182
113129153247552108715211989256629493327362540704828598471888965150842837445770743560
0000001521198925662949332736254070482859847188896515084283744577000
0000001640221926843096341137544257521163757610989719339331545360600
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Grade: XF 40
Points: 366
Owner: Keith A Dagen
 
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