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    Rare High Grade 1833 Quarter Eagle

    1833 $2 1/2 Unc Details, Improperly Cleaned, NCS. Unnaturally bright in appearance with deep yellow-gold color over each side. The reverse is not as well defined as the obverse, but the overall definition is suitably bold for this often softly impressed type. Both sides have been polished in an attempt to make the coin appear Uncirculated. The 1833 (4,160 pieces produced) is the second rarest issue in the Capped Head Left Quarter Eagles series after the 1834, and only a few Mint State examples are believed extant.(#7673) (Registry values: P5) (NGC ID# BFWC, PCGS# 7673)

    Weight: 4.37 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
    June, 2005
    29th-30th Wednesday-Thursday
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