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January 2003 Americana Catalog.

Lot# 1356

Eagle and Star. 72 Impressions in the Border. Cobb 17k, WHB.20, RAU.WI.12D, DeW.GW1789.3d, F/R.B.1009. Rough Very Fine. Brass. 94.6 gns. 34.5mm. Original shank. Single piece. Dark brown color with brassy yellow and reddish highlights. Back about the same color. Cobb's descriptive label on the back. An eagle displayed in the center, shield on its breast, star with rays above, border of 72 impressions around. Very rare: Albert rated this R-5, with fewer than 10 known. {cp8}(SEE COLOR PLATE)