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1798 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 187

Rarity: Very Common

   

Recent appearances:
Net VF-20.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The California Sale", October 2-3, 2000, Lot 1400, "Style 2 hair, Sheldon-187" 

"AU-50+".  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach" Elite Coin Auction, May 25-27, 2003, Lot 489, sold for $7,475.00 Ex Henry C. Miller-Thomas L. Elder 4/1917:760-R. E. Brown-Thomas L. Elder 3/1918:359-Dr. Christian A. Allenbuger-B. Max Mehl #111, 3/1948:434-Willard C. Blaisdell-Del Bland 2/19/75-C. Douglas Smith-Dr. Robert A. Schuman.  

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club