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    Mint State 1834 Classic Quarter Eagle
    Ephemeral Small Head Subtype

    1834 $2 1/2 Classic MS61 NGC. Breen-6138, Small Head, R.1. A lemon-gold first-year type representative that has an excellent strike and noticeable luster. A thin mark on the chin, but generally only lightly abraded for the MS61 level. The only die marriage of the Small Head subtype, identified by the shape of the two leftmost upper hair curls.(Registry values: P1)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25FS, PCGS# 7692)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2009
    10th-13th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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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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