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    1838 Two and a Half, MS61
    No Detrimental Marks

    1838 $2 1/2 MS61 NGC. Breen-6146, Variety 19, R.2. Only a single die marriage is known for this lower mintage Philly emission. Perhaps commerce was still saturated with the exceptionally voluminous 1836 production. The present quarter eagle is a lovely example of the Classic type. The strike is generally sharp, and the honey-gold surfaces are impressively free from visible marks. Census: 19 in 61, 39 finer (1/14).(Registry values: P1) (NGC ID# 25FY, PCGS# 7696)

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    February, 2014
    3rd-5th Monday-Wednesday
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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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