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    Choice VF 1824/1 Two and a Half, BD-1, R.5

    1824/1 $2 1/2 VF35 PCGS. Breen-6127, BD-1, R.5. Another rare Capped Head quarter eagle date, limited in availability by its initial mintage of 2,600 pieces. Like all early gold coins, most of the coinage was eventually melted because the bullion content exceeded face value. The present Choice VF example has dusky olive-gold toning and unblemished surfaces. An opportunity to acquire a problem-free representative of this seldom-encountered type.(Registry values: P6) (NGC ID# BFW4, PCGS# 7663)

    Weight: 4.37 grams

    Metal: 91.67% Gold, 8.33% Copper


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    August, 2010
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