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    1834 $2 1/2 -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. Unc. Breen-6138, Variety 1, R.1. The Small Head variety, believed struck from the first Classic quarter eagle dies. The portrait is slightly taller on subsequent varieties. The straw-gold fields are mildly subdued from cleaning, but marks are minor aside from a glossy area beneath STATES.(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
    February, 2013
    7th-10th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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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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