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    Bold AU 1838-C Quarter Eagle
    First Branch Mint Issue of Denomination

    1838-C $2 1/2 AU50 PCGS. Breen-6147, Variety 20, R.3. An apricot-gold example with ample luster and a pleasing strike. The surfaces are minimally abraded and mildly bright. Strike-throughs on the cheek and the field near OF are as issued. The mintmark is strongly repunched south, as always on this low mintage first-year Charlotte issue. Population: 12 in 50, 38 finer (10/12).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25FZ, PCGS# 7697)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    Nov-Dec, 2012
    29th-2nd Thursday-Sunday
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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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