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1840 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 8

Rarity: Very Common

Recent appearancs:
NGC MS-65 Red and Brown.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 46, "N-8", illustrated, not sold

N-8, MS-62.  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Coin Sale", May 27-29, 2001, Lot 1227, illustrated, not sold

PCGS AU-58.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The Benson Collection - Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 537, "Large Date, N-8, Del Bland graded EF-40", illustrated, sold for $218.00  Ex B. Max Mehl M.B.S. #106 6/45:1860 as Unc - From Dr. French Collection for $7.75

Del Bland graded EF-40.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The Benson Collection - Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 538, "Large Date, N-8", not illustrated, sold for $115.00

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Attribution Guide For United States Large Cents 1840-1857", 2nd edition by J.R. Grellman and Jules Reiver

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club