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1798 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 151

Rarity: Very Scarce

Recent appearances:
Fine-15.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 105, "Sheldon-151, 1798/7", illustrated @ $805.00

Del Bland graded VG-10.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 306, "8 over 7.  Sheldon-151, High Rarity-3.  Ex. Dr. Christian A. Allenburger; B. Max Mehl M.B.S. 111 3/48:433 as "D-111 (S-150)" at $25.", illustrated, sold for $1,092.00

VG-7.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 307, "8 over 7.  Sheldon-151, High Rarity-3", not illustrated, sold for $253.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club