1878-S liberty head gold $2.50 dollar quarter eagle

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  • Item Category: Coins & Currency
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 10, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

Quarter eagle - This auction is for a 1878-S quarter eagle gold coin. This 1878-S Pristine quarter eagle has clean fields and breathtaking detailing, and looks proof like. With only 178,000 minted.....finding the coin in this kind of condition is unheard of.

My gold coins - I have collected and studied gold coins for the past 10 years and feel that I have the knowledge to pick out the most Pristine gold coins and valuable ones. I pay more for my coins so you will receive more when it comes time to sell.

Grading - Grading is subjective and I don't offer my opinion on the grading of a coin. However I do know what the Professionals at PCGS and NGC (The two most respected grading companies) look for in grading gold coins and only buy the ones that fit their high standards.

Photos - Please inspect my photos and notice the breathtaking detailing on both the obverse and revese side. I use a scanner at 1200 resolution so that no small nick is not noticed.

Gold Content - .12 ounces

Mintage - 178,000

Designer - Christian Gobrecht

Diameter - 17 mm

History of the quarter eagle - The series contains many individual rarities, some of legendary status, and a large number of scarce issues. Its exceptional length remaining unchanged for 68 years, unlike the larger denominations
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