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1807 LARGE CENT - 
SHELDON 275

PCGS No: 1516, 1517

Rarity: 
Very Common

Recent appearances:
EF-40 Fields tooled, burnished.  Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5405, "Sheldon-275" , not plated, sold for $547.50 -Ex: Virgil M. Brand Collection; Homer K. Downing (New Netherlands Coin Co. ANA sale 8/52), lot 1976, where it realized$60; Willard C. Blaisdell; Del Brand; Tom Morley (1979); Robinson S. Brown, Jr. Collection (Superior, 9/86), lot 403, where it realized $484.

Del Bland graded VF-35.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 371, "Large fraction.  Sheldon-275, Low Rarity-371.  Ex: George F. Seavy, 1887:362; Lorin G. Parmalee; unknown; Charles J. DuPont, Stack's 9/54:494; Benjamin Stack (Imperial Coin Co.); Mrs. R. Henry Norweb: Bowers and Merena11/88:2840: C. Douglas Smith 4/29/93; Eric Streiner.", illustrated, sold for $1,897.00

Net VF-25.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 161, "Sheldon-275, Large Fraction", not illustrated @ $345.00

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

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club