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

2004 July New York, NY Signature Sale #320

  • Auctioneer:
    Heritage Auctions
  • Lot Number:
    6894
  • Grade:
    F15
  • Price:
    $2,070.00
Lot Description
1799 $1 8x5 Stars Fine 15 NGC. B-23, BB-159, R.2. Die State III. The only die marriage which has just five stars on the right side of the obverse, while eight stars are crowded along the left border. A problem-free slate-gray representative with hints of golden-brown and pale charcoal patina. E PLURIBUS UNUM is nearly fully legible, and the shield lines are completely separated. An affordable and yet attractive example of this distinctive Guide Book variety.
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