1822 British West Indies Quarter Dollar SILVER COIN TOKEN CANADA PCGS XFDetails.
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ESTATE FIND WHOLE LOT OF COINSSOME VERY RARE GRADED AND UNGRADED ALL LOTS STARTING AT .99 CENTS THESE COINS HAVE BEEN GRADED BY A LEADING COIN AUTHENTICATOR GRADES GIVEN ARE BASED MANY FACTORS A PERFECT COIN WOULD BE MS 70 these coins GRADED ACCORDING TO THEIR CONDITION THIS AUCTION IS FOR 1822 British West Indies Quarter Dollar .892 SILVER COIN TOKEN CANADA "TEMPLE" PCGS XF DETAILS GENUINE CLEANING Struck for use in Canada and the entire British West Indies. , the 1/4 Dollar is quite scarce." These colonial issues were made 1820-22 and are rather scarce in nice condition. The odd alloy (instead of the usual .925 sterling) suggests they were made from melted down Spanish dollars. The British West Indies included Jamaica, Bermuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Trinidad and the miscellaneous islands in between. Enormously prosperous in the eighteenth century, their economies would shrink considerably in the mid-nineteenth century with slave emancipation and the introduction of the sugar beet to Europe. Recorded mintage: 71,000. Specification: .892 fine silver. Catalog reference: KM 3. MEASURES 25mm same as a US quarter VERY RARE COIN THAT SELDOM COMES UP FOR AUCTION WITH NO RESERVE ATTENTION CANADA BIDDERS I DO SHIP TO CANADA ... read more