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    Scarce 1798 Quarter Eagle

    1798 $2 1/2 --Damaged, Cleaned--ANACS. XF Details. Wide Date, Five Berries, Breen-6117, Bass-3006, R.4. Bright luster dominates the borders and outlines the devices. The portrait has only moderate wear, and the obverse is problem-free. Numerous pinscratches affect the upper reverse, most are located alongside the horizontal shield stripes or the clouds above the eagle's head. Pinscratches also outline the left (facing) wing, and a couple of handling marks are present. Still desirable, due to the luster extent and the quality of the obverse.(Registry values: P7) (NGC ID# 25F5, PCGS# 7649)

    Weight: 4.37 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2006
    4th-7th Wednesday-Saturday
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