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    1834 Crosslet 4 Classic Five
    Choice AU, McCloskey 5-D

    1834 $5 Crosslet 4 AU55 NGC. Breen-6503, McCloskey 5-D, R.4. Second Head. The first mention of the Crosslet 4 variety appears on page 587 of the November 1913 Numismatist. The Crosslet 4 variety is limited to one scarce die marriage, and is seen on only a tiny percentage of 1834 Classic fives. Most examples are in VF to AU grades. NGC has certified just 10 pieces as Mint State. The present straw-gold Choice AU representative displays luster throughout the plumage and curls. A small mark is on the top of the 4, but the surfaces are lightly abraded overall. Census: 19 in 55, 23 finer (7/19).(Registry values: P3)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# E2MS, PCGS# 8172)

    Weight: 8.36 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper

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

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    September, 2019
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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