1871 25C BG-720 MS (PCGS# 10547)

2010 March Fort Worth, TX Signature ANA US Coin Auction #1138

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    2864
  • Grade:
    MS65
  • Price:
    $6,900.00
Lot Description
1871 25C Liberty Octagonal 25 Cents, BG-720, R.7, MS65 PCGS. A beautiful honey-gold Gem that is free from any abrasions or planchet defects. The very rare BG-720 variety is notable for its oversized head of Liberty and fragmented stars, which were partly lapped away during the obverse die preparation. Population: 2 in 65, 0 finer (2/10). Ex: New England Rare Coins, 5/1978; Jay Roe Collection (Bowers and Merena, 9/2003), lot 164.
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