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    Description

    1836 Classic Head Quarter Eagle, MS63
    Script 8
    Guide Book Variety

    1836 $2 1/2 Script 8 MS63 NGC. Breen-6143, Variety 11, R.2. A well-preserved Mint State example of this Classic Head type coin issue, showing bright yellow-gold luster and few abrasions. Nonetheless, the usual strike weakness is evident in the centers. An obverse die crack runs from star 6, through the portrait, to the rim between stars 12 and 13, and another runs through the bottom of the date. A pleasing Script 8 representative.(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
    April, 2019
    25th-28th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    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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