1799 $1 Obverse Stars 8x5 MS (PCGS# 6881)

2013 January 9-14 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando #1181

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    4527
  • Grade:
    VF35
  • Price:
    $3,055.00
Lot Description
1799 $1 8x5 Stars VF35 PCGS. B-23, BB-159, R.4. Bowers-Borckardt Die State III, late state with "wave" clash marks above date. The sole 8x5 Stars obverse for the year, and its sole use, a very scarce die pair with its own Guide Book entry. This deeply toned Choice VF example has dusky charcoal patina with overtones in blue and peach as well as a few tiny streaks of silver on the reverse.
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