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    1837 $2 1/2 AU55 PCGS. McCloskey-B, R.3. Three lines per vertical stripe in the shield, and an arrowhead touches the right foot of the final A in AMERICA. A scarcer date within the series, the 1837 is quite scarce in Choice AU condition. A band of bright luster fills the peripheries, and the surfaces are clean aside from a minor abrasion on Liberty's nose. Not fully struck in the centers, but richly defined nonetheless. Population: 17 in 55, 18 finer (10/03).(#7695) (Registry values: P2)

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

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2004
    7th-10th Wednesday-Saturday
    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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