1798 $1 Wide Date MS (PCGS# 6877)

2009 July West Palm Beach, FL (Summer FUN) Signature US Coin Auction #1127

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    752
  • Grade:
    VF20
  • Price:
    $1,783.00
Lot Description
1798 $1 Large Eagle, Wide Date, Pointed 9 VF20 PCGS. B-23, BB-105, R.3. On the obverse, 8 in the date firmly touches the bust, and star 7 points directly at the lower left serif end of L in LIBERTY. On the reverse, there are five small berries on the branch, the two above being closest together; a leaf point is under the left foot of I in AMERICA. Soft grayish-gold, lavender, and sky-blue toning in the fields highlights the lighter gray design elements. Nicely defined and revealing a few small marks. Light adjustment marks are visible at the left obverse border.
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