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1807 QUARTER DOLLAR -
BROWNING 1

Rarity: Scarce

 

Images courtesy of Heritage Numismatic Auctions

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-64.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 6234, "B-1", plated, sold for $21,850.00  From the Alex Highland Collection

AU-55.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1600, "B-1", sold for $2,530.00

"AU-50, Environmental damage" (illustrated above).  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000" Sale, August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5513, where it was described as follows: "B-1, R.2.  The chalky-gray color suggests that this coin was either buried or stored in a moist environment. The centers are quite well defined for both the issue and the grade, but the peripheries display only partial denticulation. A lightly abraded, relatively affordable representative of this elusive early quarter type." unsold - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Santa Clara" Sale, November 16-17, 2000, Lot 5259, illustrated, sold for $805.00

EF-40.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1601, "B-1", sold for $1,840.00

About Very Fine, Possibly Unique Countermarked 1807 Quarter.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 679, "B-1", plated,  sold for $575.00

Strong Fine.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 680, "B.1a", not plated,   sold for $431.25

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The Early Quarter Dollars of the United States 1796-1838" by A.W. Browning