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    Elusive Mint State 1834 Quarter Eagle

    1834 $2 1/2 MS62 NGC. Large Head, Breen-6140, McCloskey-C, R.4. A crisply struck and fully original example, the fields exhibit apricot hues and the margins are bright canary-gold in hue. The fields have distributed faint handling marks, but no more than is expected of the grade. The introductory issue of the Classic Head series, whose reduced bullion weight enabled the pieces to become familiar in circulation, unlike their heavily exported and melted Quarter Eagle predecessors.(#7692) (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
    February, 2005
    23rd-24th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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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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