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AU53 1839-O Two and a Half
Substantial Luster, Unmarked Surfaces

1839-O $2 1/2 AU53 NGC. High Date, Wide Fraction, Breen-6152, Variety-27, R.3. The 1839-O is the first quarter eagle New Orleans issue, and is also the only O-mint issue of the Classic two and a half series. Despite these attributes and a low mintage of 17,781 pieces, examples are collectible. The present coin is pleasing for its ample peripheral luster and undisturbed pale peach surfaces. The obverse is well struck while the lower reverse shows selected softness.(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25G7, PCGS# 7701)

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Auction Dates
July, 2012
12th-15th
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Classic Head Quarter Eagles Die Variety Guide

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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