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    1836 $2 1/2 Script 8 AU55 NGC. Head of 1835, Breen-6143, McCloskey-D, R.2. The Head of 1835 is identified by star 6 nearly touching the hair curl above the coronet tip. Usually seen with a die crack through star 6 and the bust; however, this piece appears to have a perfect obverse die. Both sides have considerable luster, light greenish-gold surfaces, and few trivial abrasions.(Registry values: P1)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25FU, PCGS# 7694)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    9th-13th Thursday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    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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