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    1836 $2 1/2 Block 8 AU58 NGC. McCloskey-B, Head of 1834, Breen-6142, Variety 8, R.3. The 3 in the date leans left on McCloskey-B, while the 2 in the fraction nearly touches the bar. Yellow-gold surfaces retain luster in the recessed areas, and are only lightly abraded. Nice detail is apparent on the design features.
    From The Star Mountain Collection. (Registry values: P1)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25FU, PCGS# 97694)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    25th-29th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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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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