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1800 LARGE CENT -
SHELDON 203

Rarity: Scarce

Recent appearances:
NGC AU-50.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 117, "Sheldon-203, Rarity-3-", illustrated, sold for $1,610.00

VF-25.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 125, "Sheldon-203", illustrated @ $1,092.50  Purchased from Jake Hendin, July 30, 1978

Del Bland graded VF-25.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 330, "Sheldon-203, Low Rarity-3.  Ex: Robert Whitmore 8/77; Chuck Frujanic; John Sypoe 4/91: James H. Goudge 6/91; Don Valenziano, Jr.; Early American Coppers 4/92:120: Stuart "Mac" MacDonald: Heritage Numismatic Auctions 9/97:5145.", illustrated, sold for $546.00

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

"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia of U.S. and Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club