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1803 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 265

Rarity: Very Scarce

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Recent appearances:
Del Bland graded Fine-15.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 363, "Large date, large fraction. Sheldon-265, Rarity-3", illustrated, sold for $391.00

Net Fine-15.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 151, "Sheldon-265, Large Date, Large Fraction", not illustrated @ $414.00

Del Bland graded Fine-12.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 364, "Large date, large fraction.  Sheldon-265, Rarity-3", illustrated, sold for $310.00

Fine-12.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 152, "Sheldon-265, Large Date, Large Fraction", not illustrated @ $299.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club