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    1839 Type of 1838 Ten Dollar, AU Details
    Bright Yellow-Gold Surfaces

    1839 $10 Type of 1838, Large Letters--Improperly Cleaned--NGC Details. AU. Crisp definition is evident on every aspect of this early Liberty eagle. Bright yellow in color, it otherwise would have graded Choice AU if not for improper methods of preservation, which has left both sides modestly hairlined. For only two years--1838 and 1839--this adaptation of Liberty's profile was used. These two dates are very challenging in AU, and they can be prohibitively difficult to locate in true Uncirculated grades.

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    October, 2010
    27th-31st Wednesday-Sunday
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