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Obverse of 1787 New Jersey Copper - Maris 28-L     Reverse of 1787 New Jersey Copper - Maris 28-L

  
1787 NEW JERSEY COPPER -
MARIS 28-L

Rarity: Scarce

Variety equivalents: Breen 899

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1787 Maris 28-S 

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
1786 Maris 15-L  
1786 Maris 16-L 
1786 Maris 18-L 
1787 Maris 29-L 
1787 Maris 29˝-L 
1787 Maris 30-L 
1787 Maris 31-L 
1787 Maris 38-L 

Images courtesy of Clem Schettino

Significant examples:

Recent appearances:
EF-45 or better in terms of sharpness.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 53, "Maris 28-L, Rarity-3, 135.5 grains", illustrated, not sold

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen