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    1836 $2 1/2 Script 8 -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. Unc. Breen-6143, Variety 11, R.2. An attractively toned example whose light lemon-gold centers are bounded by deeper cherry-red and violet margins. The centers display minor incompleteness of strike. Careful rotation beneath a light reveals delicate hairlines.
    From the Collection of Donald E. Bently, sold for the benefit of the Bently Foundation.(Registry values: P1)

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

    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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    Auction Dates
    February, 2014
    3rd-5th Monday-Wednesday
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    Classic Head Quarter Eagles Die Variety Guide

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