1788 CONNECTICUT COPPER -
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1788 Miller 16.1-H
The reverse die of this
variety was also used on:
1788 Miller 2-D
Images courtesy of
Early American History Auctions
"VF-25." Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries "The Robert W.
Schwan Collection," October 26-27, 2000, Lot 17, "Struck on a
slightly oval flan...83.8 grains...27.1 mm horizontally," not illustrated,
"Choice Very Fine" (illustrated
above). Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, August 25,
2001, Lot 1390, illustrated, where it was described as follows: "1788
CT Copper, Miller 16.1-D, Draped Bust Left, Choice Very Fine.
109.3 grains. Rarity 2 (Common). Although the surfaces of this piece are
lightly porous, this piece still appears quite glossy. The reverse shows a
big die cud that looks like a boot over the seated figure's foot. A rather
attractive example that will please most collectors."