YO1 - Barber Quarters
1899-O

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Coin Details

Origin/Country: UNITED STATES
Design Description: QUARTER DOLLARS - BARBER LIBERTY HEAD
Item Description: 25C 1899 O
Full Grade: NGC MS 67
Owner: yeoldeone

Set Details

Custom Sets: This coin is not in any custom sets.
Competitive Sets: YO1 - Barber Quarters   Score: 5302
Research: NGC Coin Explorer NGC Coin Price Guide
NGC US Coin Census for Barber Quarters (1892-1916)

Owner Comments:

A more common date than one might at first think. The Feigenbaums in their Complete Guide to Barber Coinage make its rarity just about average for the series. Still this is the only coin graded MS-67 by NGC, and PCGS has also managed to locate just one 67. Heavily but not quite evenly toned with its luster subdued causes me to rate this coin just average for the grade. There are a couple of interesting die breaks on the obverse. One is completely across the bottom of Liberty's neck. Another connects the point of Liberty's bust to star 13 and on below star 12 to the dentils. Bought directly from Larry Hanks in January, 1999.

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