OR QUARTER EAGLE
PCGS Nos: 7695, 7713
Circulation strikes: 45,080
Proofs: estimated 10
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
grains (±4.18 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia, PA) above the date
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-65.
The finest Proof example graded by PCGS is a single PR-65.
PCGS Proof-66 Deep
Cameo. Ex – American Numismatic
Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July
, Lot 643, illustrated, sold for
$241,500.00. "Breen-6145, Rarity-8 as a Proof," From
the sale of the Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part III, May 2004, Lot 94.
Earlier, from Bowers and Ruddy Galleries' sale of the Louis E. Eliasberg,
Sr. Collection, October 1982, Lot 104. Eliasberg acquired this coin when
he bought the John H. Clapp Collection intact in 1942. Earlier still, from
the Chapman brother's sale of the John G. Mills Collection, April 1904,
Lot 552. Earlier acquired from New York Coin and Stamp Company's
sale of the Lorin G. Parmalee Collection, June 1890, Lot 1071.
Smithsonian Institution (examined by Ron Guth and Jeff Garrett in August
2004). This is the only other Proof example of this date.
PCGS MS-63. Ex - Bowers and
Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV
Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 126, illustrated, sold for $9,775.00
Purchased from Jack
Klausen, June 17, 1968
PCGS AU-50. Ex - Heritage
Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale",
August 6-7, 2000, Lot 7155, not illustrated, sold for $862.50
EF-45. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection
Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 2140 at $316.25
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial
Coins" by Walter Breen
"The PCGS Population
Report, April 2004" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service