1795 WASHINGTON LIBERTY & SECURITY
Compare the diameters of the two coins pictured here. The
example with the lettered edge (above) is considerably larger than the
example with the plain edge (below).
Images courtesy of Superior
PCGS MS-62 Brown (illustrated above).
Ex - Superior Galleries "The ANA 2001 National Money Show
Auction", March 8-9, 2001, Lot 9, unsold, "ASYLUM edge.
Breen-1263 (called very rare)...pair of faint hairlines in the field under
the bust and a thin nick left of the shield..."
PCGS EF-40 (illustrated below). Plain edge. Ex - Superior
Stamp & Coin's "The ANA 2000 National Money Show Auction",
March 2-3, 2000, Lot 51, "Breen 1262...planchet diameter is about
26.5 mm, and the reduced diameter of these plain edge planchets was
insufficient to accommodate all of the legend."