History, Value, and Price Guide for 1803 BB-251 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1803 BB-251 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Small 3 in date
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-251, Bolender-1, or Haseltine-1
Obverse: Thin top to 3 in date, right top of 3 slanting toward bust, short left tip slanting toward 0. 1 does not touch curl. Stars 8 and 13 equidistant from Y and bust respectively, and each is close. Star 8 close to Y and in the same relative position to Y as on the 1804 dollar. Liberty’s mouth open.
Reverse: The point of the leftmost arrowhead is under the center of the left upright of the N in UNITED. Leaf points under center of I in AMERICA. point of a star touches the outside of upper part of eagle’s beak slightly above beak’s point.
Total Estimated Population: 240 to 450
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