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    Description

    1837 $2 1/2 AU53 NGC. Breen-6145, Variety 16, R.2. An nearly unblemished and original butter-gold representative. Luster fills the borders, and wear is mostly confined to Liberty's forehead and upper curls. The 1837 mintage was less than one-tenth of its 1836 predecessor. Housed in a circa-2000 holder.(Registry values: P2)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25FX, PCGS# 7695)

    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
    July, 2018
    12th-15th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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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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