JRCS plans study of Bust coin varieties at EAC convention
- Published: Apr 14, 2014, 11 AM
Members of the John Reich Collectors Society will be studying a number of die varieties of silver Bust coins from half dimes through dollars May 1 in conjunction with the Early American Coppers convention in Colorado Springs, Colo.
The convention is being held May 1 to 4 at the Doubletree Colorado Springs, 1775 E Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., in Colorado Springs.
Selected for discussion are:
? 1829 Capped Bust half dime, LM-18, late die state has a cud or major die break (Federal Half Dimes 1792-1837 by Russell Logan and John McCloskey).
? 1824 Capped Bust dimes, JR-1 and JR-2 (Early United States Dimes 1796-1837 by David J. Davis, Russell J. Logan, Allen F. Lovejoy, John W. McCloskey, and William L. Subjack).
? 1818 Capped Bust quarter dollar, B-9 (Early Quarter Dollars of the United States 1796-1838 by A.W. Browning).
? 1814 Capped Bust half dollar, O-106, and 1827 O-108 remarriage coin (Early Half Dollar Varieties: 1794-1836 by Donald T. Parsley, sixth edition).
? 1798 Draped Bust, Heraldic Eagle dollar, BB-110 (Silver Dollars & Trade Dollars of the United States, A Complete Encyclopedia by Q. David Bowers, with Mark Borckardt).
For more information on the John Reich Collectors Society, visit the society’s website at www.jrcs.org.