History, Value, and Price Guide for 1798 BB-116 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1798 BB-116 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Pointed Tail 9, Heraldic Eagle, Arc star pattern on reverse
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-116, Bolender-30, or Haseltine-30
Obverse: This obverse uses the same die as BB-113.
Reverse: The upper stars on reverse are all very distant from clouds. Leaf points to space between R and I in AMERICA. Arc star pattern. Point of star barely touches upper part of eagle’s beak; ray of star points to upper outside right of B in PLURIBUS, while another ray points to the I. 13 arrows, two being faint. Five small berries, two at top nearest together.
Total Estimated Population: 150 to 250
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