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1812 LARGE CENT -
SHELDON 291

Rarity: Common

Recent appearances:
Net VF-20.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 175, "Sheldon-291, Small Date", not illustrated @ $287.50

Del Bland graded VF-25.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 388, "Small Date, Sheldon-291, High Rarity-2", illustrated, sold for $483.00 Ex: Dr. Gerald I. Maas; Superior Galleries 2/98:1071

Del Bland graded VF-25.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 389, "Small Date, Sheldon-291, High Rarity-2", illustrated, sold for $529.00

VF-20+.  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Coin Sale", May 27-29, 2001, Lot 1151, illustrated, sold for $747.50

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"Penny Whimsy" by Dr. William H. Sheldon

"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club