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Obverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 31.1-r.4     Reverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 31.1-r.4


1787 CONNECTICUT COPPER - 
MILLER 31.1-r.4

Rarity: Common

Variety nickname: Draped Bust Left

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1787 Miller 31.1-gg.1

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
1787 Miller 33.7-r.4 
1787 Miller 33.27-r.4

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.

Recent appearances:
"Choice Extremely Fine-45".  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc. Mail Bid Sale, April 20, 2002, Lot 933, unsold - Early American History Auctions, Inc. Mail Bid Sale, December 7, 2002, Lot 934

"Very Fine" (illustrated above).  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, October 13, 2001, Lot 1150, illustrated, where it was described as follows: "1787 CT Copper, Draped Bust Left, Miller 31.1-r.4, Very Fine.  127.8 grains. Rarity 2. Struck on a light chocolate brown, reasonably clean planchet. Nicely centered, with nearly a full date. Minor planchet voids (as made) and some barely visible hairlines on the obverse."