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    Handsome 1838 Quarter Eagle, MS61

    1838 $2 1/2 MS61 PCGS. Only one die pair is known for the 1838 quarter eagle, which is even scarcer than implied by its mintage of 47,030 pieces. This precisely struck yellow-gold example is devoid of detrimental marks and has noticeable bright luster across the borders and devices. Population: 3 in 61, 22 finer (1/09).(Registry values: P1)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# E2MN, PCGS# 7696)

    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
    February, 2009
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
    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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