History, Value, and Price Guide for 1799 BB-152 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1799 BB-152 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Irregular Date, Blundered Stars Reverse, Line star pattern on reverse (only 1799 of this style), Reverse of 1798
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-152, Bolender-15, or Haseltine-15
Obverse: This coin uses the same obverse die as BB-151. So-called Irregular Date.
Reverse: Reverse of 1798. The 5 berries are the smallest of any variety of the 1799 date. A die crack joins stem end to border below. This is significant as the only 1799 dollar with a “line pattern” of stars on the reverse. Most seen are very weakly struck on the reverse stars. Far right edge of A is over cloud 3.
Total Estimated Population: 300 to 500
Draped Bust $1 coins are rare in most grades. These coins are known for their beautiful design and attention to detail. If you have one of these coins, please contact one of our local coin experts to have your rare coin appraised. We offer free rare coin appraisals and would love to buy your coin. Our rare coin price guide should give you all the information you need, but if you need more information, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team of rare coin experts.