1798 $1 B-30 BB-116 MS (PCGS# 40033)
The August 2010 Boston Rarities Sale
Auctioneer: Bowers & Merena
Lot Number: 1031
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1798 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. Large Eagle. BB-116, B-30a. Rarity-4. Bowers Die State VI. Pointed 9, Close Date. EF-40 (PCGS). Pleasing silver-gray surfaces are further enhanced by speckles of olive-russet patina in isolated areas at the borders. This piece is well defined despite a bit of minor striking softness in the centers, there being only light, evenly distributed wear to report. We see no abrasions of note.