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    1838 $2 1/2 XF45 PCGS. Breen-6146, Variety 19, R.2. A Choice XF example of the scarce 1838 quarter eagle coinage, this representative retains nice eye appeal with bright yellow-gold color. Scattered abrasions are present, as expected at this grade level, with a small concentration of horizontal marks located above the date.(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
    June, 2013
    5th-9th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    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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