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    1839 Quarter Eagle, AU55
    Breen-6148, Variety 21

    1839 $2 1/2 AU55 PCGS. Breen-6148, Variety 21, R.3. The sole dies for the year and a scarce coin regardless of condition. Yellow-gold surfaces generally are radiant with only minor wear visiting the high points of the design. A shallow cut is visible just to the left of Liberty's nose, contributing to the grade. Population: 18 in 55, 10 finer (1/14).(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
    Feb-Mar, 2014
    27th-2nd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 16
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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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