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    1839-O $2 1/2 --Scratched--ANACS. AU53 Details. High Date, Wide Fraction, Breen-6152, McCloskey-A, R.3. Softly struck, the surfaces are generally free from abrasions, and tiny portions of mint luster can still be seen near the devices. A shallow pinscratch vertically bisects the obverse, from approximately 3 o'clock to 9 o'clock. Always a popular issue as the only Classic quarter eagle from the New Orleans Mint, the '39-O is also popular because of the obverse mintmark, another distinctive one year feature.(Registry values: P3) (NGC ID# 25G7, PCGS# 7701)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 89.92% Gold, 10.08% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    28th-31st Saturday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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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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