|Title||1787 New Jersey Copper, Small Planchet, Plain Shield, MS, BN|
|Service Catalog #||506|
1787 NJERSY New Jersey Copper, No Sprig Above Plow, Maris 64-t, W-5380, R.1 -- Scratches -- NGC Details. AU. Die alignment: 195?. This well-engraved Morristown Mint variety is distinctive, with its pointed chiefs and horseshoe-shaped U's. The present piece boasts a high technical grade, with a strong strike and lovely coloration, but has a number of scratches on both sides of the coin that justify the designation. A reverse die crack runs through the LU of PLURIBUS. Listed on page 72 of the 2018 Guide Book. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15314, realized $600. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.
|Image Collection||Eric P. Newman Collection, Part IX|