1865 25C Quarter Dollar, Judd-426, Pollock-498, R.6, PR64 Red and Brown NGC. CAC. Design. The standard Seated Liberty With Motto design first introduced in 1866. Struck in copper with a reeded edge. Commentary. The 1863 through 1865 With Motto Seated Liberty patterns are undoubtedly restrikes minted in the 1870s. These With Motto pattern issues are extremely popular as they share designs with the regular issue coins. A dozen examples have been certified at NGC and PCGS. Physical Description. Considerable deep orange mint color is evident with blue-brown patina on both sides. Provenance. "Colonel" E.H.R. Green; Green Estate; Partnership of Eric P. Newman / B.G. Johnson d.b.a. St. Louis Stamp & Coin Co.; Eric P. Newman @ $20; Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. From The Eric P. Newman Collection.
From Newman I (Heritage Auctions, 4/2013), lot 3949, realized $5581.25. Image and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions, https://ha.com.
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