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    1834 Quarter Eagle, MS61
    Variety 4, Broken M

    1834 $2 1/2 MS61 NGC. Variety 4, R.3. The right diagonal of the M in AMERICA is missing, and that feature is diagnostic for the scarce variety. Stars 2 and 3 are repunched on the Large Head obverse. Both dies are perfect without die cracks, clash marks, or signs of lapping. This pleasing Mint State piece has the expected quota of trivial marks on each side, with full lustrous. The strike is a trifle weak at the centers.(Registry values: P1)

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

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2017
    7th-10th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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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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