1839-D $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC Secure Good-06

First Year of Dahlonega Mint Issues

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #879.
Closed On: Sunday, October 25, 2015 10:35 PM.
For: $1,983.

1839-D $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC Secure Good-06

DLRC #: 878799 // PCGS #: 7700

Scarce first year of issues from the Dahlonega mint with the obverse mintmark. A very popular issue with the older Classic Head design. Evenly worn with nice remaining details, this is one of our favorite issues from the Southern branch mints.

  • Category Gold Coinage
  • Series $2.50 Classic Head Gold
  • Type Classic head
  • Years for Type 1834-1839
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Gold quarter eagle
  • Mint Location Dahlonega
  • Designer William Kneass
  • Composition 90% gold; 10% silver & copper
  • Weight 4.18g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 13,674
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1839-D $2 1/2 PCGS VF Details (Rim Damage) $1,850.00 05/29/2017
1839-D 2 1/2 PCGS/CAC MS62 $49,500.00 09/03/2018
1839-D $2.5 NGC XF45 $5,500.00 06/10/2019
1839-D $2 1/2 PCGS/CAC XF45 $7,000.00 12/05/2016