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    Choice AU 1839 Quarter Eagle
    Excellent Type Specimen

    1839 $2 1/2 AU55 NGC. Breen-6148 Variety-21, R.3.
    All of the 1839 Classic Head quarter eagles, a mintage exceeding 27,000 pieces, appear to have been produced from the same die pair, with the lowest hair curl atop the 9 in the date. This Choice AU coin displays excellent eye appeal over greenish-gold surfaces and would be an outstanding type specimen. The surfaces are virtually mark-free, with a strong strike. Census: 15 in 55, 22 finer (3/11).(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25G3, PCGS# 7698)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2011
    27th-1st Wednesday-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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