1787 CONNECTICUT COPPER -
Variety nickname: Draped
This was the only use of the obverse die.
This was the only use of
the reverse die.
Images courtesy of Early
American History Auctions, Inc.
(illustrated above). Ex - Early American History
Auctions, Inc. Mail Bid Sale, December 7, 2002, Lot 944, where it was
described as follows: "1787 CT Copper, Draped
Bust Left, Miller 33.9-s.2, Very Fine. 130.9 grains. Medium brown in color
and actually quite nice for the grade. Struck from an extremely late state
of the dies, with multiple cracks, bulges, and breaks on both sides."