Stack's Bowers - The November 2011 Baltimore Auction Lot #2577


  • PCGS
  • 35
  • CAC
  • N
Price Realized: $2,875.00
(Price Realized includes Buyer's Premium)
Description

1798 Draped Bust Silver Dollar. Large Eagle. B-13, BB-108. Rarity-3. BB Die State II. Pointed 9, 10 Arrows. VF-35 (PCGS).

The 10 Arrows Guide Book variety is not denoted on the PCGS insert. Pretty pinkish-silver iridescence to most areas, splashes of bolder olive-gray patina are confined to the obverse in the date areas and the reverse at the letters AM in AMERICA. Still partially lustrous despite having acquired moderate wear, with few sizeable abrasions. Attractive, original and a superior-quality early dollar in Choice VF. Several light adjustment marks in the center of the obverse are as struck.

PCGS#: 6876

Pedigree: From UBS Gold & Numismatik's Auktion 79, September 2008, lot 6264. Lot tag included.