Several different design types of Bust Quarters were struck from 1796 to 1838. The 1796 with its Small Eagle reverse is a one year only type. The same obverse was paired with a Heraldic Eagle for Bust Quarters dated 1804 to 1807.
From 1815 to 1828 a Capped Bust design was used and Bust Quarters from 1831 to 1838 had a nearly identical design but were smaller in diameter.
B-2. Pleasing well-detailed steel-gray surfaces.
Pleasing light steel-gray surfaces with solid detail and an even strike.
Solid detail with light silver-gray surfaces.
The curve of the 5 is clear thru the center of the 6 while the ball of the 5 is obvious to the lower left. This is a pleasing and well-centered example of this clearly visible overdate.
Problem-free battleship gray surfaces and a sharp 4 digit date.
Problem-free steel gray surfaces with solid detail.
CAC. Attractive steel-gray surfaces with solid detail and an even strike.
Solid steel-gray surfaces.
Strong detail with nice dove-gray surfaces that retain remnants of mint luster.
Sharply struck with attractive steel-gray lustrous surfaces that are virtually mint state. Problem-free and sure to please.
An excellent 'type' coin with problem-free surfaces that offer a great 'old-time' look.
CAC. A nearly perfect coin for the grade with strong detail and beautiful soft gray surfaces.
Browning 1. Well detailed and problem-free with lovely soft gray surfaces. An interesting die break bisect the reverse from 11 o'clock to 5 o'clock.
Small 9. Pleasing original steel-gray surfaces.
B-1. Rich steel-gray surfaces and solid detail.
CAC. 25c/50c. Problem-free steel gray surfaces exhibit solid detail and an even strike. A tough variety in any grade and highly sought by both specialists and general collectors. An issue that seldom turns up at public sale. Only 15 coins have graded finer at PCGS.
B-2. Attractive silver-gray surfaces with a champagne-gold tint concentrated along the periphery and strong remnant luster.
Browning 2. Problem-free steel-gray surfaces and sharp detail.
Solid detail with gunmetal gray surfaces.