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1805 Silver Draped Bust Quarter Rainbow Toned ANACS G4 B-4

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Why add this 1805 American Draped Bust Silver Quarter Dollar coin to your collection of precious metals?

The Draped Bust Quarter was the first quarter dollar denomination coin produced by the U.S. Mint. The Draped Bust Quarter was struck for only five years, in 1796, and then from 1804 through 1807. The twenty-five cent denomination did not appear again in United States coinage until the introduction of the Capped Bust Quarter in 1815. The Quarter is struck from 0.1934 Troy oz. of .8924 fine silver, measuring 27.5 mm in diameter. The coin is among a mintage of 121,394 produced in 1805 at the Philadelphia Mint.

The Draped Bust Design by the U.S. Mint's First Chief Engraver Robert Scot

Lady Liberty is featured on the obverse, facing right, her flowing hair bound by a ribbon. The image is encircled by thirteen stars, along with the inscriptions "LIBERTY" and "1805."

The reverse depicts a heraldic eagle behind a striped shield grasping an olive branch and a cluster of arrows, below a curving row of clouds and thirteen stars. Inscriptions include "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "25 C."

Professionally Graded by ANACS

This 1805 Draped Bust Silver Quarter Dollar coin was authenticated as genuine, then reviewed and graded by the American Numismatic Association Certification Service (ANACS) to be Good (G4). The coin exhibits a significant amount of rainbow toning, in addition to obvious flattening thought out the design.

Add this low mintage artifact of early 19th century American coinage history to your collection today!

Year of Issue:1805
Mint:U.S. Mint
Grading Service:ANACS
Variety:Rainbow Toned
Finish:Mint State
Weight in Grams:6.7 g
Weight in Ounces:0.2154 oz
Diameter:27.50 mm
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Obverse Design:United States Seal
Reverse Design:Draped Bust Design
History of the Quarter