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    Near-Mint 1839-D Quarter Eagle

    1839-D AU 58 NGC. From the final year of the Classic Head design, the '39-D (which has also been interpreted to be a '39/8 overdate) is a rare, low mintage issue that is most often encountered well circulated. Only 13,674 pieces were produced and this coin falls just outside the Condition Census for the issue. Sharply struck in all areas, the surfaces are bright golden-orange and show no distracting field marks on either side.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25G5, PCGS# 7700)

    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
    Jul-Aug, 1997
    30th-2nd Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 129
    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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