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    1840-O $2 1/2 XF45 NGC. Softly struck, as usual, with smooth surfaces that are free of large marks, and evenly worn highpoints on both sides. The obverse displays a noticeable reddish tint in the fields. The '40-O is a scarce and underrated early O-mint quarter eagle, and is even more challenging than its small mintage of 33,580 pieces would suggest. (Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 54TU, PCGS# 7720)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    July, 2007
    12th-13th Thursday-Friday
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