1872/1 25C BG-869 MS (PCGS# 10730)
The November 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 10166
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1872/1 Round 25 Cents. BG-869. Rarity-4-. Indian Head. MS-65 DPL (NGC). Boldly lustrous yellow gold with frosted motifs and mirrored fields that form a strong cameo contrast. Heavy vertical reverse dei break from the rim at 12 o'clock to the bow at the bottom of the wreath. A sharply struck Gem from the firm of Christoph Ferdinand Mohrig of San Francisco, circa 1872-1876 and later.