1872 25C BG-818 Washington Head MS (PCGS# 10679)

2010 January Orlando, FL FUN US Coin Auction #1136

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    4391
  • Grade:
    MS65
  • Price:
    $3,278.00
Lot Description
1872 25C Washington Round 25 Cents, BG-818, Low R.4, MS65 PCGS. An intriguing change from the usual Liberty and Indian Head motifs, the round Washington Head twenty five cent pieces are pursued by collectors of Washingtonia, as well as California small gold aficionados. This specimen is well preserved, with deep reddish-golden color over both sides, with contrasting lilac centers. A little planchet roughness shows on the cheek. Population: 22 in 65, 3 finer (12/09).
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