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    1836 Head of '37 Quarter Eagle MS63

    1836 $2 1/2 Block 8 MS63 PCGS. Head of 1837, Breen-6144, McCloskey-C, R.3. Satiny and quite well frosted with tinges of reddish patina that deepen the original yellow-gold surfaces. Normal weakness of strike can be seen in the curls that frame Liberty's portrait and into a few letters of the headband as well. The eagle fared much better in terms of strike. Population: 11 in 63, 10 finer (1/03).

    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.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Feb-Mar, 2003
    27th-1st Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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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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