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    Select Script 8 1836 Two and a Half

    1836 $2 1/2 Script 8 MS63 NGC. Head of 1835, Breen-6143, McCloskey-D, R.2. A late die state example, as evidenced by the die crack from star 6 through Liberty's hair. The centers show some softness, but the remainder of the strike is bold. This yellow-gold piece has good luster and an absence of individually relevant marks.(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
    February, 2009
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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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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