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    1836 Two and a Half, MS62
    Block 8, Full Strike

    1836 $2 1/2 Block 8 MS62 PCGS. Breen-6142, Variety 8, R.3. A fully struck wheat-gold example. Luster fills the peripheries and motifs. The fields display minor grazes, most noticeable near the ME in AMERICA. Both the Block 8 and Script 8 logotypes appear on other issues (for example, the 1837 Seated half dime). However, the Guide Book recognizes the varieties only on the 1836 quarter eagle. Population: 14 in 62, 23 finer (6/14).(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, 2014
    5th-9th Tuesday-Saturday
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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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