1788 CONNECTICUT COPPER -
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American History Auctions, Inc.
"Very Fine" (illustrated
above). Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, August 25,
2001, Lot 1388, illustrated, where it was described as follows: "1788
CT Copper, Miller 11-G, Mailed Bust Left, Choice Very Fine.
117.6 grains. Rarity 3. Dark olive brown, with some of the crispest,
sharpest details you'll ever see on this variety. The surfaces are glossy,
steel-gray. Both sides show some old, fine scratches and the reverse has
numerous, small spots of red and green verdigris. Struck slightly
off-center on the reverse, moving the date towards the center of the