1799 $1 B-10 BB-163 MS (PCGS# 40054)
The August 2010 Boston Rarities Sale
Auctioneer: Bowers & Merena
Lot Number: 1042
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1799 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. BB-163, B-10. Rarity-3. Bowers Die State III. AU-55 (PCGS). Secure Holder. Near-fully struck, this minimally worn survivor retains intricate definition to virtually all elements of the design. Veiled in warm, even, steel-gray iridescence, the surfaces also reveal a shimmering satin texture as the coin rotates under a light. Free of troublesome abrasions, and sure to be of keen interest to the high-grade type collector or early Dollar enthusiast.