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Obverse of 1787 New Jersey Copper - Maris 63-q     Reverse of 1787 New Jersey Copper - Maris 63-q

  
1787 NEW JERSEY COPPER -
MARIS 63-q

Rarity: Very Common

Variety equivalents: Breen 943

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1787 Maris 63-r 
1787 Maris 63-s 

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
1787 Maris 62-q 

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions

Recent appearances:
EF-45.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 60, "Maris 63-q, Rarity-1, 157.2 grains", illustrated, not sold

"Very Fine" (illustrated above).  Ex - Early American History Auctions, Inc.'s Mail Bid Sale, April 22, 2000, Lot 1079, "...148.4 grains"

PCGS F-15.  Ex – Bowers and Merena, Inc.'s sale of the Frederick B. Taylor Collection, March 1987, Lot 2259 - American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003, Lot 61, "Maris 63-q, Large Planchet, Rarity-1", illustrated, sold for $529.00

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

Obverse of 1787 New Jersey Copper - Maris 63-q     Reverse of 1787 New Jersey Copper - Maris 63-q

Images courtesy of Clem Schettino (notice the larger cud on the upper left point of the shield)