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    1839 $10 Type of 1838, Large Letters Eagle Fine 12 PCI (VG10 Cleaned). The eagle's wings retain ample plumage definition for the assigned grade. The surfaces are somewhat glossy but are not unduly abraded. One of the scarcest gold types, the Head of 1838 Eagle was produced for less than two years and differs substantially from the familiar head of Liberty found on the post-1839 issues.(#8576) (Registry values: P7) (NGC ID# 54XF, PCGS# 8576)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    January, 2004
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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