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    Rare Small Letters, Head of 1840
    1839 No Motto Eagle

    1839 $10 Type of 1840, Small Letters PCGS Genuine. The PCGS number ending in .98 suggests Damage as the reason, or perhaps one of the reasons, that PCGS deemed this coin not gradable. In our opinion, this coin has the details of an AU specimen that has been damaged and cleaned. No damage is readily evident, but the obverse has a few bright areas where the coin has been wiped and the original olive-gray toning is disrupted. A richly detailed and partly lustrous example of this rare variety, from a little-saved mintage of only 12,447 pieces. (NGC ID# 54XJ, PCGS# 8580)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    January, 2010
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