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    Uncirculated 1836 Classic Head Two-and-a-Half, Script 8

    1836 $2 1/2 Script 8 MS 62 PCGS. The relatively smooth surfaces are suggestive of a higher grade, but somewhat subdued luster seems to account for the MS 62 designation. With sharply struck devices, this is still, however, an attractive coin for the grade and an important Mint State type representative.
    From the Richard Doyle Collection.

    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, 2000
    10th-11th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    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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