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    1839 $2 1/2 -- Reverse Scratched -- NGC Details. AU. Breen-6148, Variety-21, R.3. Sole die pair for the type. Pale yellow-gold surfaces are amply lustrous with only minor wear. The obverse displays well, though a long near-vertical pinscratch is noted to the left of the eagle on the reverse.(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25G3, PCGS# 7698)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    June, 2011
    1st-5th 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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