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    1836 Classic Head Quarter Eagle, MS61
    Block 8, Large Head of 1834, Variety 8

    1836 $2 1/2 Block 8, Large Head of 1834, Breen-6142, Variety 8, R.3, MS61 NGC. Liberty's first two curls are distinctly separated and the branch has a berry below the top leaf pair, identifying Variety 8. This impressive Mint State specimen pleasing orange-gold surfaces that are minimally marked for the grade. The design elements are well-detailed and satiny mint luster adds to the considerable eye appeal. Census: 33 in 61, 37 finer (6/19).(Registry values: P1)

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

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    14th-18th Wednesday-Sunday
    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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