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    Near-Mint 1859-D Quarter Eagle
    An Uncommonly Clean and Problem-Free Coin

    1859-D $2 1/2 AU58 NGC. Variety 21-M. A low mintage issue with only 2,244 pieces struck, but surprisingly available in AU condition. Unlike many examples that are known, this piece shows none of the heavy abrasions, planchet problems, or grease stains that are often seen. This piece has rich orange-gold color, good remaining luster around the devices, and remarkably clean surfaces. Well, but not fully struck with the expected softness on Liberty's hair curls and eagle's left (facing) leg. (Registry values: P2) (NGC ID# 25JM, PCGS# 7789)

    Weight: 4.18 grams

    Metal: 90% Gold, 10% Copper


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    4th-8th Wednesday-Sunday
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