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1798 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 148

Rarity: Common

Recent appearances:
Del Bland graded VF-30.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 305, "Large Date, Style 1 hair.  Sheldon-148, Rarity-2.  Ex. Howard R. Newcomb; J.C. Morgenthau & Co. #458 2/45:187 at $30.", illustrated, sold for $2,645.00

VF-25, Corroded.  Ex - Heritage's "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5371, "First Hair Style", plated, sold for 276.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club