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1787 CONNECTICUT COPPER -
Miller 33.16-Z.15

 Obverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 33.16-Z.15      Reverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 33.16-Z.15

Images courtesy of Superior Galleries
  

Recent sales:
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.

Obverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 33.16-Z.15     Reverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 33.16-Z.15

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.
   

 

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