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    1799/8 $1 15 Stars Reverse VF20 PCGS. B-3, BB-141, R.2. This variety of the 1799/8 overdate can be distinguished from the others by the "15 Star Reverse." Two "extra" stars were punched into the reverse die, then the engraver tried to "cover" his mistake by enlarging the clouds over the first and last stars in the top row. The fields offer deep golden-brown patina, while the highpoints are pearl-gray in color. The upper obverse has a faint mint-made planchet streak, and the cheek has a couple of minor contact marks. Liberty's hair and the eagle's wings have attractive definition.(#6883) (Registry values: P1, N1250) (NGC ID# 24X8, PCGS# 6883)

    Weight: 26.96 grams

    Metal: 89.24% Silver, 10.76% Copper


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