1787 CONNECTICUT COPPER -
was the only use of the obverse and reverse dies.
Images courtesy of Superior
above). Ex - Mike Ringo -
Bill Weber - Superior Galleries' "The Pre-Long Beach Sale",
June 3-4, 2002, Lot 2107, illustrated, where it was described as
follows: "Overdate 1787 over 1887. Nice glossy medium brown and
chocolate. The only notable mark is a shallow planchet fissure at the
throat, as struck. A small, curved planchet clip shows at the rim over
the back of the head. LDS. An attractive example, just worn. The
overdate 7 over 8 is faint. Weight 118.4 grains."