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    1805 Quarter Eagle, Choice AU

    1805 AU 55 PCGS. A nice looking example of this rare early type. Heraldic Eagle quarter eagles are a very scarce and overlooked series, and while the 1805 has been accorded "common" status, it is really very rare when lifted outside the context of the series. Well struck on the obverse with some of the usual softness in the center of the reverse, the surfaces show none of the prooflikeness often seen on these coins. The only flaws of note are a few very shallow adjustment marks seen over the obverse. Population: 5 in AU 55, only 3 are finer (6/96). (NGC ID# BFVV, PCGS# 7653)

    Weight: 4.37 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    August, 1996
    17th-20th Saturday-Tuesday
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