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    1839-O $2 1/2 -- Cleaning -- PCGS Genuine. AU Details. Breen-6153, Variety 28, R.4. Low Date, Close Fraction. The scarcer of the two die marriages for the 1839-O. All four mint branches struck quarter eagles in 1839, though the combined mintage was less than 80,000 pieces. This well struck and unworn example displays lightly abraded but lackluster mattelike surfaces.(Registry values: P3)

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

    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
    Feb-Mar, 2014
    27th-2nd Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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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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