1839-C $2 1/2 MS60 NGC. Variety 24....
Late Die State
Both sides of this exactingly struck quarter eagle show full satiny yellow luster with myriad surface marks and faint hairlines as the grade implies. This example is the plate coin in Doug Winter's Gold Coins of the Charlotte Mint 1838-1861. Census: 4 in 60, 13 finer (11/11), for all three 1839-C varieties.(Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# 25G4, PCGS# 7699)
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The series of Classic Head quarter eagles issued from 1834 to 1839 includes 28 different individual die varieties. To date nothing has been published regarding each of the varieties. This guide provides identification and photos of the individual varieties with an of rarity for each variety.
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