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1801 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 221

Rarity: Scarce

Recent appearances:
Del Bland graded VF-25.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 342, "1/100 over 1/000.  Sheldon-221, Low Rarity-2.  Ex: The United States Coin Co., 6/16:528 at $28; Howard R. Newcomb; J.C. Morgenthau & Co., #458 2/45:345 at $24.", illustrated, sold for $977.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club