History, Value, and Price Guide for 1803 BB-252 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1803 BB-252 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Small 3 in date
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-252, Bolender-5, or Haseltine-5
Obverse: Thin top to 3, the 3 too high. Figures of date all close. Stars 8 and 13 are about equidistant from Y and bust, and much closer than stars 1 and 7 are from hair and L. On the left, star pairs 2-3 and 5-6 are closest, while stars 6-7 are noticeably wider than any of the others. On the right, stars 10-11 and 12-13 are wider apart than any others, but not by much. The 3 almost touches bust, and 1 is near curl.
Reverse: This coin has the same reverse design as BB-214.
Total Estimated Population: 500 to 950
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