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    Inverted Dies 1839-O Quarter Eagle

    1839-O $2 1/2 --Cleaned--ANACS. AU Details, Net XF45. Rotated Dies. Low Date, Close Fraction, Breen-6153, McCloskey-B, R.4. This variety is sometimes seen from inverted dies, or medallic alignment as it is more properly termed. The reverse die is also shattered with several plain die cracks in the fields. Light greenish-yellow surfaces exhibit some minor hairlines, although the overall appearance is still pleasing to the eye.(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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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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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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