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Obverse of 1787 Fugio Cent - Newman 9-S     Reverse of 1787 Fugio Cent - Newman 9-S


1787 FUGIO CENT - 
NEWMAN 9-S

Rarity: Extremely Rare

Variety equivalents: Kessler 9-S.1

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
Newman 9-P 
Newman 9-Q  
Newman 9-T

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
Newman 12-S 
Newman 17-S

The John J. Ford, Jr. collection did not contain an example of this variety.

Images courtesy of Ron Guth

Recent appearances:
(illustrated above).  Ex - Norweb - Stack's "Americana 2002" sale, Lot 272 - New York collection (TT)

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen (purchase a copy by clicking on the title)

"The Fugio Cents" by Alan Kessler (out-of-print)