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    1839-O $2 1/2 AU55 NGC. High Date, Wide Fraction. McCloskey-A. Breen-6152. R.4. The 1839-O is the only Classic Quarter Eagle produced in the New Orleans Mint. Even though only 17,781 pieces were minted, it is one of the more frequently encountered O-mint Quarter Eagles above XF. This piece is well struck and shows bright yellow-gold color with minimal abrasions present.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25G7, PCGS# 7701)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2003
    1st-3rd Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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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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