1799 $1 MS (PCGS# 6878)
The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money
Lot Number: 2388
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1799 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. B-17a, BB-164. Rarity-2. BB Die State III. AU-55 (NGC). The eye appeal and rich gunmetal-blue and gray color are outstanding. There are russet-gold accents when examined under a light, along with a few flashes of teal. The surfaces are smooth and free of all but a few minor nicks and scratches, and the rims are free of bumps or adjustment marks. On this die state a thin crack has formed through UNITED into ST of STATES. A high quality, high eye appeal coin that should please any variety, type or date specialist.