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1795 $1 2 Leaves B-8, BB-15, R-7 (Finest Known) Flowing Hair Dollar PCGS XF40

Status: SOLD

Cert #:27942450
R-7 Finest Known for the Die Marriage
The Bolender Plate Coin and the Bowers Plate Coin 1st and 2nd Editions
Outstanding Pedigree

Product Description


This important coin is the Finest Known example of this die marriage by far. It is one of only six examples known to me for this die marriage, and is the only specimen known that is graded by PCGS. All of the other known specimens are damaged. [The Reiver Specimen (another) Countermarked listed in the second edition of the Bowers book is the 1795 B-1, BB-21 die marriage, NOT 1795 B-8, BB-15.]


Ex. World's Greatest Collection (F.C.C. Boyd); Adolph Friedman; Bolender and Bolender Plate coin in all five editions of Bolender's book; K. P. Austin; Ostheimer Collection; Roland H. Willasch; James Matthews; to Warren Miller privately via W. David Perkins for a six figure price many years ago.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Grading Service PCGS
PCGS Coin Number 39982
Denomination Type Flowing Hair Dollar
Numeric Denomination $1
Grade XF40
Designation No
Mint Location Philadelphia
Strike Type Business
Circulated/UnCirc Circulated
Holder Variety B-8 BB-15 2 Leaves
Country of Origin The United States of America
Grade Add On NONE
Cert # 27942450