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Obverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 46-BB     Reverse of 1787 Connecticut Copper - Miller 46-BB


Rarity: Very Rare

Variety equivalents: 

This was the only use of the obverse die.

The reverse die of this variety was also used on 1787 Miller 56-BB.

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.

Recent appearances:
"Very Fine" (illustrated below).  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, August 25, 2001, Lot 1386, illustrated, where it was described as follows: "1787 CT Copper, Miller 46-BB, Draped Bust Left, Very Fine.  141.1 grains. Low Rarity-6. Heavily patinated in an almost black, dark brown color.  Details of Extremely Fine, but some areas are more weakly struck per the variety.  Edge flaw on lower right reverse."