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1842 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 3

"Large Date"

Rarity: Scarce

Significant examples:
NGC MS-67 Brown
- S. H. Chapman 11/1907:1281
- New Netherlands Coin Co. 6/67:1320
- Lester Merkin 10/72:640
- Stack's 3/86:865-Stack's 1/15/02:825
- Superior 2002 ANA Sale (Superior):289
- Superior 1/2005:82, "...tied for CC#2.  This is the finest example certified..."

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