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    1836 Classic Head Two and a Half, MS61
    Scarce Script 8 Variety-13

    1836 $2 1/2 Script 8 MS61 NGC. CAC. Variety-13, R.4. The design elements of this attractive Mint State example are well-struck, with some of the typical softness on the centers. The obverse has a diagonal bisecting crack with a secondary crack down to the left. This piece has faint field reflectivity beneath its light green and rose-gold coloration. A splendid representative of a scarce variety.(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.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2013
    21st-24th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    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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