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    1839-O Quarter Eagle, XF45
    Important New Orleans Issue

    1839-O $2 1/2 XF45 PCGS. Breen-6153, Variety 28, R.4. The Low Date, Close Fraction variety. The Close Fraction is scarcer than its Wide Fraction counterpart. The 1839-O is the first New Orleans quarter eagle issue, the sole O-mint Classic issue of the series, and it is scarce due to a mintage of just 17,781 pieces. This olive-gold example exhibits moderate luster, but the fields and high points have a microgranular appearance.(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 Dates
    April, 2019
    25th-28th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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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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