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Obverse of 1788 Vermont Copper - Ryder 26     Reverse of 1788 Vermont Copper - Ryder 26


PCGS No: 563

Rarity: Extremely Rare

Variety equivalents:
Breen 724, Bressett 16-T

The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1788 Ryder 25  

This was the only use of the reverse die. 

Images courtesy of Ron Guth

Significant examples:
(illustrated below).  Ex - Dr. Robert Hinckley collection, Lot 2404, sold for $3,200.00

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Copper Coins of Vermont" by Tony Carlotto

"The Colonial Coins of Vermont" by Hillyer Ryder

"Vermont Copper 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