OR QUARTER EAGLE
PCGS No: 7696
Circulation strikes: 47,030
Proofs: Do they exist?
Gold - 90%
Other - 10%
grains (±4.18 grams)
Mintmark: None (for
Philadelphia) above the date
PCGS MS-66 (#6541798). Offered by Hanks &
Associates, Inc. for $45,000 in the September 20, 1999 issue of Coin
The only Proof example of
this date is in the Harry Bass core collection (now on display at A.N.A.
headquarters). Bass purchased the coin from the Goliad Corporation
PCGS MS-63. Ex - Bowers and
Merena Galleries, "The Harry W. Bass, Jr. Collection, Part IV
Sale", November 20-21, 2000, Lot 127, illustrated, sold for $8,050.00
From Lester Merkin's
sale of June 1970, Lot 656
EF-45. Ex - Bowers and
Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000,
Lot 2142, sold for $575.00
EF-40. Ex - Superior Galleries' "The ANA 2001 National Money
Show Auction", March 8-9, 2001, Lot 755, sold for $373.75
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-67.
No Proof examples have been graded by PCGS.
"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