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    1837 $2 1/2 AU53 NGC. McCloskey-B R.2. A nice AU example of this available variety, characterized by three stripes in each horizontal shield line and the lowest arrowhead joined to the last A in AMERICA. with some luster still remaining on the apricot-gold surfaces that cede to deeper orange-gold near the rims on each side. The other varieties for the year are much scarcer.(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.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2008
    9th-12th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    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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