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Quarter Eagles 1839 - 1859 Liberty Head 1840-1859
Diameter: 18 millimeters
Weight: 64.5 grains Fineness: .900
Edge: Reeded Designer: Christian Gobrecht

1846-D/D
D over D Mintmark
Mintage: Part of 19,303

The 1846-D/D quarter eagle is a very underrated and undervalued coin. As collectors of Dahlonega gold become more interested in major die varieties, this coin should become more sought after in the future. Only specimens that show a sharp, clear trace of the first D qualify for examples of the 1846 D/D quarter eagle. Only a 10 specimens have been graded by PCGS. No Mint State coins are known.

PCGS AU 55


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