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    1850-C Quarter Eagle, Near-Mint
    Difficult to Find in Better Condition

    1850-C $2 1/2 AU58 NGC. Variety 1. Per Gold Coins of the Charlotte Mint, 1838-1861: "This is a rare coin in the higher AU grades and very rare in Uncirculated, with an estimated four to six examples currently believed to exist." That from a small mintage of 9,148 coins. This piece has original green-gold color and minimal merging over surprisingly well-defined motifs. Minor abrasions and light clashing are typical. Census: 25 in 58, 21 finer (6/17).(Registry values: P2)

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 25HH, PCGS# 7756)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2017
    2nd-6th Wednesday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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