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    1834 Classic Head Quarter Eagle, MS62
    No Motto, Semireflective Surfaces

    1834 $2 1/2 MS62 NGC. Breen-6138, Variety 1, R.1 This first-year No Motto quarter eagle variety is attributed by the flat leftmost curls and tight back curls arranged in a vertical row. Yellow-gold surfaces are bright with a trace of field reflectivity. Marks are peppered over each side, as expected for this grade level. There is minor softness on the middle curls, but the rest of this Classic Head type coin is bold. Census: 64 in 62 (5 in 62+), 98 finer (9/19).(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
    October, 2019
    17th-24th Thursday-Thursday
    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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