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    Elusive 1839 Half Eagle, XF40
    Type of 1840, Small Letters

    1839 $10 Type of 1840, Small Letters XF40 PCGS. The 1839 Type of 1840 comes from a small mintage of 12,447 pieces. Few examples of this type have survived in any condition, as is evident from the approximately 60 coins graded by PCGS and NGC. The services have seen only two Mint State examples! Bright yellow-gold surfaces characterize this XF specimen, and they retain well defined devices, except for the star centers. Light contacts are evenly distributed over each side.(Registry values: N2998) (NGC ID# 54XJ, PCGS# 8580)

    Weight: 16.72 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    September, 2008
    17th-21st Wednesday-Sunday
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