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Obverse of 1798 Large Cent - Sheldon 165     Reverse of 1798 Large Cent - Sheldon 165


1798 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 165

Rarity: Very Scarce

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

Recent appearances:
VG-10 (illustrated above).  Ex - Superior Stamp & Coin's "Pre-Long Beach Sale", February 7-8, 2000, Lot 1649, "MDS", illustrated, sold for $661.25

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club