1798 $1 B-2 BB-81 Small Eagle 15 Stars MS (PCGS# 40007)
The March 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 3185
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1798 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. Small Eagle. BB-81, B-2. Rarity-2. Bowers Die State II. 15 Stars. VF-25 (PCGS). Original silver-lavender surfaces are evenly toned over moderately worn devices. Ample boldness of detail is noted for the major design elements, and no worrisome abrasions are seen. A pair of planchet drift marks on the obverse at stars 14-15 is an as-struck feature.