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    Well Struck 1839-O Quarter Eagle
    Unc Details, McCloskey-A

    1839-O $2 1/2 --Improperly Cleaned--NCS. Unc Details. High Date, Wide Fraction, Breen-6152, McCloskey-A, R.3. Peach-gold surfaces have a greenish cast, and have been muted by the cleaning. Fine hairlines are visible under magnification. The design elements are well brought up, and no significant contact marks are visible on either side.(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
    March, 2009
    28th-31st Saturday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    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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