||1785 COPPER Nova Constellatio Copper, Pointed Rays, Large Date AU58 NGC. CAC. Crosby 5-E, W-1915, High R.4. 128.0 grains. This lovely light brown example displays splashes of deeper toning, especially on the reverse. A linear depression at the lower right obverse is the only imperfection on this appealing copper. The strike is a trifle soft. Imperfectly centered with partial obverse and reverse border details. Few finer examples of this variety are known to us. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.
Realized $1527.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.