GTG - 1877 Seated Liberty 25C

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  1. CircCam

    CircCam Well-Known Member

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  3. spirityoda

    spirityoda Coin Junky Supporter

    gorgeous color
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  4. Evan8

    Evan8 Old Soul

    Im seeing lots of wear, especially on the obverse. The color could have helped but my gut is saying XF45.
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  5. Paddy54

    Paddy54 Variety Collector

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  6. micbraun

    micbraun coindiccted

    Nice colors... but XF40 max. There’s too much wear and not enough remaining luster for an AU grade.
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  7. Gilbert

    Gilbert Part time collector Supporter

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  10. furham

    furham Good Ole Boy Supporter

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  11. chascat

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  12. CircCam

    CircCam Well-Known Member

    Bit of a weak strike on this one too. The blue toning wraps around the stars that aren’t fully struck though, so I considered that a net neutral.
  13. Kasia

    Kasia Got my learning hat on

    It may have been graded higher because there are features that are fairly nice looking, especially on the obverse, but I have to say from your pics, the reverse has wear that reminds me of a F12. No offense meant. It has gorgeous color and the obverse is quite attractive.
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  14. buckeye73

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  15. ddoomm1

    ddoomm1 keep on running

    VF-35 *
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  16. CircCam

    CircCam Well-Known Member

    No offense taken, weak strikes were common with these. I’ve bought several examples of this type for my Seated Quarter set, so I went with color and eye appeal over technical perfection (fully struck stars and motto, etc.) on this one.

    Here’s some others W/ Motto.

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  17. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Xf 45 and pretty
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  18. Charles REid

    Charles REid Member

    VF 20, lacks motto and details on Rev
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  19. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    First impression made me think AU 55

    Based on the other guesses (and taking a closer look), that seems to be high, but I’ll stick with that guess.
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