Stack's Bowers - The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Lot #4076


  • PCGS
  • 40
  • CAC
  • N
Price Realized: $47,000.00
Description

1796 Draped Bust Quarter. B-2. Rarity-3. EF-40 (PCGS).

Classic 1796 Small Eagle Quarter Dollar

Among United States coin design types, the 1796 quarter is a classic, rare in all levels, and in strong demand. Only 6,146 pieces, after which production was suspended until 1804, when the design was changed. Rarely are these found so wholesome and attractive. Deep gray and silver blend to accent the devices from the fields. There are no adjustment marks or heavy rim problems, and the eye appeal is strong for this early issue. An important and solid collector grade example of this prized issue.

Numismatic Reflections by Q. David Bowers
This is a very nice coin for want of a better word. The grade is high enough to show the necessary details and illustrate the design for a high-grade type set, but yet being below Mint State it is more affordable in the context of the variety.

PCGS#: 5310

Coin Specifications
Category Draped Bust Quarter
Mint Location N/A
Mintage 6,146.00
Designer N/A
Composition UNK
Weight N/A
Melt Value N/A
Diameter 0.00mm
Market Price Guide
Grade NumisMedia Coin World Collector's Universe Average Market Price
40 $50,310.00 $52,500.00 $48,500.00 $50,436.67
45 $0.00 $0.00 $50,500.00 $16,833.33
45 $0.00 $0.00 $51,000.00 $17,000.00
50 $51,880.00 $57,500.00 $54,000.00 $54,460.00
All price data listed above is intended to be as accurate as possible. Stack’s Bowers Galleries insists that you contact each pricing source for further verification. No purchasing decisions should be made on this data alone, which is provided as a service and convenience to our customers. Returns based on inaccurate data will not be accepted.
Population Guide
Grade Service Pop in this Grade Pop in Higher Grades Pop in All Grades
40 NGC 4 82 172
All population information listed above is intended to be as accurate as possible. Stack’s Bowers Galleries insists that you contact each certification source for further verification. No purchasing decisions should be made on this data alone, which is provided as a service and convenience to our customers. Returns based on inaccurate data will not be accepted.