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    1839-O Two and a Half, AU58
    Classic Head Charlotte Type Coin

    1839-O $2 1/2 AU58 PCGS. Breen-6152, Variety 27, R.3. In this die state, a heavy crack runs from the rim through the I in UNITED and the olive leaves to the first 2 in the denomination, then back to the rim, forming a retained cud. Partial luster remains in the fields on this piece, the surfaces being bright yellow-gold overall. Little wear is observed. Some strike softness is noted on the hair curls around Liberty's face and the lower part of the shield. Heavy die lapping affects the lower reverse margin and border legends. Population: 36 in 58, 25 finer (7/19).(Registry values: P3)

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

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    September, 2019
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
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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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