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    1839-C Classic Two and a Half, AU Details
    Two-Year Branch Mint Type Issue

    1839-C $2 1/2 -- Cleaned -- NGC Details. AU. Breen-6149, Winter-3, Variety 24, R.4. One of just two Classic Head quarter eagles from the Charlotte Mint, the 1839-C claims a small mintage of 18,140 pieces, but it is still seen more often than its 1838 counterpart. This lightly worn AU specimen was sharply struck in most areas, but the reverse shows some incompleteness on the branch, due to lapping. The lightly abraded orange-gold surfaces exhibit slightly subdued mint luster, the results of the noted cleaning.

    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2018
    14th-17th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
    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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