Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Join Now
Sold for Sign-in or Join (free & quick) includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

1856-O $2 1/2 AU50 NGC. The mintage of 21,100 coins is a good indication of the scarcity of 1856-O quarter eagles. These coins were considered scarce in 1893, when Augustus Heaton wrote about New Orleans quarter eagles: "The rarest date is 1841, and 1842, '39, '56, '40 and '57 are scarce." An attractive light yellow representative, this piece has satiny surfaces with some remaining luster.(Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25JA, PCGS# 7780)

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | NGC Coin Grading Guarantee  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
December, 2010
2nd-5th
Internet/Mail/Phone Bidders: 3
Members Tracking: N/A
Page Views: 151

Buyer's Premium per Lot:
15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

Heritage membership

945,308
bidder-members
$891,451,904
sold in the last year

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 

Consignments wanted

Only 16 days left to consign to the 2015 October 29 - November 2 US Coins Signature Auction - New York!

Learn about consigning with us

Really an effortless way to sell one's coins and still reap their current value.
C.W.,
Metairie, LA
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
2015 August 12 - 16 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $34,887,709
2015 August 13 ANA World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction
2015 August 13 ANA World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction
REALIZED $9,688,775
2015 August 13 ANA Currency Platinum Night Auction - Chicago
2015 August 13 ANA Currency Platinum Night Auction - Chicago
REALIZED $1,870,380

© 2015 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved