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1831 2 1/2 PCGS AU55

Rare Capped Bust Type Quarter Eagle

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Degree of Toning: 2/10

A rare type coin from the 1829-1834 capped bust series. All of the issues in this short-lived series are rare and examples ever come to market. Only 4,520 coins struck of the date and a total of just 25,000 coins struck for the type!

Asking Price: $19,250.00
Asking Price: $19,250.00

1831 2 1/2 PCGS AU55

DLRC #: 1527179 // PCGS #: 7671

A rare type coin from the 1829-1834 capped bust series. All of the issues in this short-lived series are rare and examples ever come to market. Only 4,520 coins struck of the date and a total of just 25,000 coins struck for the type!

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $2.50 Early Gold (1796-1839)
  • Type Capped bust facing left, small size
  • Years for Type 1829-1834
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Gold quarter eagle
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer John Reich
  • Composition 91.67% gold; 8.33% silver & copper
  • Weight 4.37g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 4,520
Title Realized Sold
1831 $2 1/2 PCGS MS62 $14,000.00 07/21/2004
1831 $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC AU58 $15,000.00 03/03/2008