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    1801 XF 40 Digs. Wide Date. B. 2-B. Second only to the 1799 in the number of pieces seen, the 1801 is another date that is widely distributed among type collectors who merely wish to own one early eagle of the heraldic reverse design. By degree of detail, this piece is finer than an XF 40 with intricately detailed hair strands and feathers on the eagle. However, there is no luster remaining and on each side are scattered tiny pinprick digs that unfortunately diminish the attractiveness of the coin. (NGC ID# 2627, PCGS# 8564)

    Weight: 17.50 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 1994
    3rd-5th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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