Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    1839-O Classic Quarter Eagle, AU58
    High Date, Wide Fraction Variety

    1839-O $2 1/2 AU58 NGC. Breen-6152, Variety 27, R.3 High Date, Wide Fraction. Although the New Orleans Mint struck its first silver coins in 1838, gold coins were not struck until the following year, when 17,781 quarter eagles were produced. Two die pairs were used for this emission. This partly lustrous piece is nicely struck and has only a few small marks, none of which are significant.
    Ex: Long Beach Signature (Heritage, 2/2006), lot 2598, where it brought $4,025.
    From The Bendett Fellowship Collection. (Registry values: P3)

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

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


    View all of [The Bendett Fellowship Collection ]

    View Certification Details from NGC

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2018
    14th-19th Tuesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 246

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    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.

    Download the guide

    Sold on Aug 14, 2018 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 1 day left to consign to the 2021 August 19 - 20 ANA WFOM World Coins Signature Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    You and your colleagues at Heritage could not have packaged the collection in a more professional and attractive way to buyers.
    Robert Ruff,
    New York, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search