One does not tread lightly into the field of collecting early U.S. gold coins, those generally minted in the years between 1795 and 1834. The average collector in this area must have substantial funds available.
In the early years — the quarter eagle, half eagle, and eagle — have their own individual stamps, shaped by the character of commerce, finance, and Mint history of the time.
Nice original well struck examples are hard to come by these days. Great pieces like the one here sold fast this week!