History, Value, and Price Guide for 1801 BB-211 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1801 BB-211 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-211, Bolender-1, or Haseltine-1
Obverse: The distance from 1 in date to curl is about the same as the distance from star 8 to upper right serif of Y. The so-called Wide Date, most space between 180, the 01 closest; this traditional nomenclature is only useful if you have a Close Date on hand with which to compare it. The first 1 not very close to curl. The last 1 about as far from bust as first 1 is from curl. Star 8 close to Y. Other three key starsÑ7, 1, and 13Ñare distant from L, hair, and bust. Small dot to left of center dot. Right serif of I is level with left serif of B.
Reverse: Arrowhead under U of UNITED. Point of star almost touches point of lower part of eagle’s beak. 13 arrows. Ray of star points to left side of U in PLURIBUS. A in AMERICA touches third and fourth feathers. Leaf point is under left side of upright of I in AMERICA.
Total Estimated Population: 500 to 900
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.