PCGS VF-30 (illustrated above). Ex - Superior Stamp & Coin's
"The ANA 2000 National Money Show Auction", March 2-3, 2000,
Lot 20, plated, "Later die state with a strong die break joining
the shoulder to the rim"
"Strong Very Fine" (illustrated below). Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid
Sale, December 9, 2000, Lot 860, where it was described as follows:
"1787 CT Copper, Draped Bust Left, Miller 33.16-Z.15, Strong Very
Fine. 123.2 grains. Rarity 3 (Scarce). Medium brown, with
some traces of old verdigris in the recessed areas at the top of the
obverse and the lower left reverse. Nicely centered, with the date fully
on the planchet. Two shallow areas on the reverse indicate either a flaw
in the planchet or that the die was dirty when this example was struck.