ATTENTION MINNESOTA RESIDENTS: Thanks to Minnesota's recent law regulating sales of "bullion coins" (see the 17 July 2014 notice in CoinsWeekly online) , I will NOT sell any silver or gold coins to Minnesota residents. If you are a Minnesota resident, I respectfully request that you do not bid on this item. If you are unhappy with this situation, please contact the Minnesota Department of Commerce.This auction is for a gorgeous 1949-D United States silver (0.900) Washington quarter that appears to be as struck with good luster and only a couple of tiny contact marks; there is a very thin line extending upwards and to the left from the tip of Washington's bust that might be a die break - see images.
I am now in the process of 'thinning out' my collection that I began accumulating more than 50 years ago in order to focus more on specific goals. Future auctions may include some non-numismatic items as well, including old books and some art work. To the best of my knowledge, all items offered are genuine; if I become aware of any exceptions or doubts, these will be clearly noted.
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