1877 25C PR (PCGS# 5578)
The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction
Lot Number: 10100
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Satiny devices and reflective fields glow with pale lilac iridescence. One of only 510 proofs of the date struck, somewhat less than half the number produced in the preceding year. A reverse die crack runs clockwise from the R in AMERICA down across the arrowheads, through the denomination and upward to the U in UNITED, an unusual occurrence for proofs.