History, Value, and Price Guide for 1798 BB-112 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1798 BB-112 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Pointed Tail 9, Heraldic Eagle, Arc star pattern on reverse
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-112, Bolender-15, or Haseltine-15
Obverse: Wide date, 11 mm. across at bottom widest part. seventh star very close to L, slightly closer than figure 1 of date from curl. Last star slightly nearer bust than figure 8 is from bust. Lowest right star ray points to a space between two dentils. The L and I in LIBERTY are distant while a spike protrudes from the hair below the point of the upper curl. Interior of lower curl is shaded. On the left, space between stars 5 and 6 is greater than between other stars. On the right, star 13 is smaller than any others.
Reverse: The reverse design is the same as BB-110.
Total Estimated Population: 250 to 400
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