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Obverse of 1798 Silver Dollar - Bolender 30     Reverse of 1798 Silver Dollar - Bolender 30


1798 SILVER DOLLAR -
BOLENDER 30

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Images courtesy of Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.

Significant examples:
PCGS XF-45 (now raw) (illustrated above)  Ex - Waldo C. Newcomer - B. Max Mehl - Colonel E.H.R. Green - Stack's "Baldenhofer" - A.J. Ostheimer III (check chronology on these) - New Netherlands 48th Sale of the "T. James Clarke" collection, 1956, "Uncirculated" - Superior Galleries' "C.E. Gilhousen", 1973, "Uncirculated, lustrous and as sharp as this variety comes" - 1975 ANA Convention sale, "AU 50...lustrous, sharp as this variety comes" - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Santa Clara" Signature Sale, November 16-17, 2000, Lot 5983, "XF 45 PCGS" at $4,025.00 - P. Reid Suttles, who broke it out of the holder and considers the coin to be About Uncirculated.  No pedigree was listed in the Heritage sale, but the chain of prior owners was re-discovered by P. Reid Suttles, the current owner of the coin.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Lost and Found - A Provenance Renewed" by P. Reid Suttles, John Reich Journal, January 2001, Volume 13, Issue 2, pages 16-18