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Obverse of 1786 New Jersey Copper - Maris 24-P     Reverse of 1786 New Jersey Copper - Maris 24-P


1786 NEW JERSEY COPPER -
MARIS 24-P

Rarity: Common

Variety equivalents: 

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1786 Maris 24-I 
1786 Maris 24-M 
1786 Maris 24-Q 
1786 Maris 24-R

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
1786 Maris 21-P 
1786 Maris 22-P 
1786 Maris 23-P

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions, Inc.

Recent appearances:
"Choice Very Fine-35" (illustrated above).  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, December 9, 2000, Lot 869, where it was described as follows: "1786 NJ Copper, Narrow Shield, Curved Plow Beam, Maris 24-P, Choice Very Fine-35.  165.9 grains. Rarity 2 (Common). Lovely, tan color on both sides. Normal light circulation marks, no porosity or roughness, no scratches, the only flaw being a small void on the plow handle. Great eye appeal." - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, August 25, 2001, Lot 1409

VF-35.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 51, "Maris 24-P, Rarity-2, 150.8 grains", illustrated, not sold  Ex. William Anton

Sources and/or recommended reading:

Obverse of 1786 New Jersey Copper - Maris 24-P     Reverse of 1786 New Jersey Copper - Maris 24-P

Images courtesy of Clem Schettino