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1805 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 267

Rarity: Common   

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-61.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 155, "Sheldon-267, Brown", plated, sold for $1,610.00

NGC AU-58.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 156, "Sheldon-267, Brown", plated $1,150.00

NGC AU-55 Brown.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2503, "B-1", sold for $1,207.50

AU-55.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2504, "B-1", sold for $920.00

PCGS AU-53 and Del Bland graded EF-40.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 366, "Blunt 1.  Sheldon-267, Rarity-1.  Ex: James G. Macallister 6/19/45 as 'Unc' at $50.", illustrated, sold for $1,437.00

EF-45, Corroded.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5389, not illustrated, sold for $264.50 

Net VF-30, sharpness of VF-35.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2505, sold for $230.00

VF-25.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2506, "B-1", sold for $322.00

VF-20.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 98, "Sheldon-267, blunt 1", sold for $161.00

PCGS VF-20.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June 28-29, 2001, Lot 29, not illustrated, sold for $253.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club