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    1834 Classic Quarter Eagle, MS64
    Large Head, Wide AM, HM-2

    1834 $2 1/2 Large Head, HM-2, R.3, MS64 NGC. The indentation in the curls at the back of the head identifies the Large Head obverse, which is paired here with the Wide AM reverse to form the HM-2 variety. The obverse was used with three different reverse dies in 1834. This spectacular Choice example is sharply struck throughout, with well-preserved canary yellow surfaces and outstanding eye appeal. Census: 45 in 64 (7 in 64★ ), 17 finer (3/21).
    From The Gibney Family Collection.

    Coin Index Numbers: (Variety PCGS# 764688, Base PCGS# 7692)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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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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