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1798 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 182

Rarity: Rare   

Recent appearances:
"AU-50".  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach" Elite Coin Auction, May 25-27, 2003, Lot 482, sold for $12,075.00 Ex Dr. George P. French 3/21/29- B. Max Mehl 1929 FPL, lot 231- Howard R. Newcomb- Carl Wurtzbach- Dr. William H. Sheldon- Dorothy Paschal- Gordon J. Wrubel 6/30/74- C. Douglas Smith- Dr. Robert A. Schuman.  

PCGS EF-45.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 319, "Small date.  Sheldon-182, High Rarity-3.  Ex: Worthy Coin Company Bid Board Sale 4/91:800; Rob Weiner.", illustrated, sold for $1,897.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club