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    Seldom-Seen MS62 1837 Quarter Eagle

    1837 $2 1/2 MS62 NGC. McCloskey-B, R.2. The lowest arrowhead touches A3, and there are three lines in each shield stripe. Seldom are examples of the 1837 seen in Mint State, but this is one such piece, with no trace of rub and a better-than-usual strike through the normally weak center highpoints. Seldom seen finer, as NGC has certified only four pieces finer and PCGS only nine (12/07).(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: 4
    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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