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    1836 Variety 8 Quarter Eagle, MS63
    Large Head of 1834, Block 8

    1836 $2 1/2 Block 8 MS63 NGC. Large Head of 1834, Breen-6142, Variety-8, R.3. A surprisingly sharp strike is evident on both sides, with full central details, an unusual characteristic on any Classic Head quarter eagle. This satiny Select Mint State specimen has brilliant yellow luster with splendid surfaces. This variety is seen about once out of every eight appearances of 1836 quarter eagles.(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
    April, 2012
    18th-22nd Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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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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