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    Scarce 1839 Quarter Eagle, AU55

    1839 $2 1/2 AU55 ICG. Breen-6148, R.3. The only known dies. This issue is scarcer than generally perceived. A fair amount of luster is retained on the yellow-gold surfaces of this choice AU example, and the design elements are well impressed. We note a few minute circulation marks over each side.(Registry values: P3)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# E2MR, PCGS# 7698)

    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
    November, 2007
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    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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