History, Value, and Price Guide for 1803 BB-253 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Value of 1803 BB-253 Draped Bust Silver Dollar
Small 3 in date
This Dollar has the catalog numbers: Bowers Borckardt-253, Bolender-2, or Haseltine-2
Obverse: Thin top to 3, top parallel to bust, left tip parallel to 0. The 3 is lower than other figures, and the 1 defective at top. Upper stars equidistant from L and Y. First star distant from hair.
Reverse: The point of the leftmost arrowhead is under the left edge of the left serif of N in UNITED. The point of upper part of eagle’s beak touches down on a point of a star slightly back from extreme star point. Only 12 arrows show plainly. First A in AMERICA touches third feather, and is connected by die crack to fourth feather. Leaf points more towards left corner of base of I in AMERICA.
Total Estimated Population: 5 to 10
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