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    AU50 1839-C Quarter Eagle
    Popular Obverse Mintmark

    1839-C $2 1/2 AU50 PCGS. Breen-6150, Variety 2 or 22, R.4. The obverse with mintmark centered over the 83 in the date and a die crack down through the latter digit. Further die cracks appear on the reverse. Yellow-gold luster remains rich on lightly worn surfaces, though two significant pinscratches affect the left side of Liberty's portrait.(Registry values: P5)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25G4, PCGS# 7699)

    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
    September, 2012
    6th-9th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    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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