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1798 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 157

Rarity: Common   

Recent appearances:
Del Bland graded EF-40.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 308, "Small date.  Sheldon-157, Rarity-2.  Ex: Joe Tomasko, Jr., 9/89.", illustrated, sold for $1,897.00

NGC VF-25BN.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part III", May 21, 2001, Lot 1339, illustrated, sold for $690.00

Del Bland graded VF-20.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 309, "Small date.  Sheldon-157, Rarity-2.", illustrated, sold for $661.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club