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1786-1787 NEW YORK COPPER COINS

1787 New York "EXCELSIOR" Obverse      1787 New York "EXCELSIOR" Reverse

1787 New York "Excelsior" Copper
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1786 New York "NON VI VIRTUTE VICI"

1787 New York "EXCELSIOR", Eagle on Globe Facing Left

1787 New York "EXCELSIOR", Eagle on Globe Facing Right, Arrows in Eagle's Left Talon (Right Side of Reverse)

1787 New York "EXCELSIOR", Eagle on Globe Facing Right, Arrows in Eagle's Right Talon (Left Side of Reverse)

1787 New York, George Clinton on obverse

1787 New York, Indian on obverse/Arms of New York on reverse

1787 New York, Indian on obverse/Eagle on globe on reverse

1787 New York, Indian on obverse/George III on reverse

Significant examples:
In the February 2005 issue of NUMISMATIST (page 63), William Anton offered a 1787 N.Y. Eagle on Globe for $365,000.00, describing it as follows: "Nothing comes close.  Deep mirror proof early strike.  Very reflective surfaces.  Considered FDC."

In the February 2005 issue of NUMISMATIST (page 63), William Anton offered a 1787 N.Y. Large Eagle for $185,000.00, describing it as follows: "V. Rare transposed arrows.  Finest known.  Choice EF."

 
 

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