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    Pleasing 1836 Block 8 Quarter Eagle, MS60

    1836 $2 1/2 Block 8 MS60 NGC. Head of 1834, Breen-6142, McCloskey-B, R.3. Boldly struck and showing only slight weakness over the centers. The lustrous surfaces exhibit pleasing lime-gold coloration and relatively few marks. This issue is scarcer-than-expected in Mint State, despite a rather high original mintage.
    From The Mario Eller Collection, Part Three.(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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    May-Jun, 2008
    28th-2nd Wednesday-Monday
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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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