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    1839-C Quarter Eagle, VF25
    Original 'Crusty Gold' Surfaces

    1839-C $2 1/2 VF25 PCGS. Breen-6150, Winter-2, Variety 22, R.4.
    This Obverse Mintmark Charlotte quarter eagle is certified in an old-style PCGS green-label holder, and the piece has a nice, original "crusty gold" appearance that collectors will love. The 3 in the date is recut on this variety, and die cracks connect star 2 with the front of the profile and star 8 with the rear. Orange-gold surfaces show scattered marks and ticks, with some buildup in the device crevices, a coin that has obviously never been cleaned or fooled with -- just the way discriminating collectors of Southern gold like them.(Registry values: P5)

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

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    1st-3rd Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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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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