1799 $1 Irregular Date-13 St MS (PCGS# 6880)
The March 2011 Baltimore Auction
Lot Number: 3209
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1799 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. BB-152, B-15. Rarity-5. Irregular Date, 13-Star Reverse. Fine-15 (PCGS). The Irregular Date, 13-Star Reverse <em>Guide Book </em>variety is not denoted on the PCGS insert. The 1799 B-15 Dollar combines the Irregular Date obverse of the issue with a reverse die that was also used to strike 1798 Large Date Dollars of the BB-123 and BB-124 varieties. Well worn on both sides, the reverse exhibits a few isolated areas that are nearly devoid of detail. Even silver-gray patina throughout with no individually mentionable abrasions.