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    Scarce 1839-C Quarter Eagle, AU55

    1839-C $2 1/2 AU55 NGC. Recut 39, Winter 3-C, McCloskey-C, Breen-6150, R.3. The C mintmark is over the space between 83 in the date. The 1839-C is a low-mintage, scarce date. Bright yellow-gold surfaces of this Choice AU specimen exhibit well defined design features, except for the usually soft star centers. Light marks are evenly distributed over each side.(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, 2008
    17th-21st Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    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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