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    Pleasing 1837 Quarter Eagle, Choice AU

    1837 $2 1/2 AU55 NGC. McCloskey-B, R.2. Each vertical stripe of the shield has three distinct lines, and the lowest arrowhead touches the second A in AMERICA, identifying this variety. The stars and Liberty's hair are soft, as typically seen, but there are no noteworthy marks. Plenty of luster remains in the fields and enhances the eye appeal. An excellent type coin. (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
    September, 2008
    17th-21st Wednesday-Sunday
    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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