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January 2003 Americana Catalog.

Lot# 1344

Dotted Script GW. Cobb 10, WHB.11A, RAU.WI.9A, DeW.GW1789.2 (misattributed there as AW19), F/R.B.1001 (``extremely rare''). About Uncirculated. Brass. 156.9 gns. 35.3mm. Original shank. Single piece. Bright golden yellow brass in color. Back slightly darker, as expected. Cobb's descriptive label on the back. GW in large dotted script letters in the center, LONG LIVE THE PRESIDENT in large raised letters around the border, small star encircled by 12 dots at the bottom. Magnificent quality for one of these, finer than the next (although not as rare), finer even than the Albert plate pieces. {cp8}(SEE COLOR PLATE)