1799/8 Draped Bust dollar among sale highlights

Stack's Bowers Galleries to conduct Baltimore Expo auction
By , Coin World
Published : 03/06/12
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A 1799/8 Draped Bust, 15 Star Reverse silver dollar graded Professional Coin Grading Service Secure Mint State 64 is one of the highlights among 5,750 lots of United States and world coins, and U.S. paper money, to be offered March 21 to 24 by Stack’s Bowers Galleries in conjunction with the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Baltimore Expo at the Baltimore Convention Center.

The variety is cataloged as Bowers-Borckardt 141 (Silver Dollars & Trade Dollars of the United States, A Complete Encyclopedia by Q. David Bowers, with Mark Borckardt). The coin is Lot 4115 in the auction as part of the Rarities Night session.

The Rarities Night session, featuring 380 of the top lots in the auction, will be the fourth of seven floor sessions. Rarities Night is scheduled for 6 p.m. Eastern Time March 22.

For more information, contact Stack’s Bowers Galleries on the East Coast toll free at 800-566-2580 or on the West Coast at 800-458-4646. Email the firm at info@stacksbowers.com or visit the company’s website at www.stacksbowers.com.

Some Rarities Night highlights:

1792 half disme, Judd 7 (United States Pattern Coins, Experimental & Trial Pieces by J. Hewitt Judd, edited by Q. David Bowers), Lot 4051, Numismatic Guaranty Corp. About Uncirculated 58.

1794 Flowing Hair half dime, Logan-McCloskey 4 (Federal Half Dimes 1792-1837 by Russell Logan and John McCloskey), Lot 4052, NGC MS-66.

1839-O Capped Bust half dollar, Lot 4102, NGC Proof 63.

1796 Capped Bust Right, No Stars on Obverse gold $2.50 quarter eagle, Bass-Dannreuther 2 (Early U.S. Gold Coin Varieties: A Study of Die States, 1795-1834 by Harry W. Bass Jr. and John W. Dannreuther), Lot 4258, NGC MS-62.

1836 Classic Head, Head of 1837 quarter eagle, Lot 4264, NGC Proof 66 Ultra Cameo.

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