1785 VERMONT COPPER -
Breen 712, Bressett 3-C
This was the only use of the obverse die.
This was the only use of
the reverse die.
The finest 1785 Ryder 4
graded by PCGS is a single EF-45.
Images courtesy of Ron Guth
(illustrated above). Ex - Robert
Hinckley collection, Lot 2297, sold for $9,430.00
"Copper Coins of
Vermont" by Tony Carlotto
"The Colonial Coins of
Vermont" by Hillyer Ryder
Coinage" by Kenneth Bressett (Chapter 11 in "Studies on Money in
Early America" by Eric P. Newman and Richard C. Doty)
"Walter Breen's Complete
Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
The PCGS Population Report,
October 2002" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service