History, Value, and Price Guide for 1798 BB-102 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1798 BB-102 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Pointed Tail 9, Heraldic Eagle, Arc star pattern on reverse
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-102, Bolender-20, or Haseltine-20
Obverse: Wide date, 11 mm. across at widest part. 1 close to curl, 8 near bust but does not touch. Two upper stars near L and Y. First star nearly 4 mm. from hair. Ray of last star points to lower edge of a dentil. The obverse displays a prominent die chip between the left side of the 9 and the bust. The bottom stand of the T in LIBERTY is repunched.
Reverse: Same die as BB-94. A die crack developed from right wing down through I in AMERICA to border has now become heavier. Another crack is below ER in AMERICA.
Total Estimated Population: 75 to 125
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