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Obverse of 1794 Large Cent - Sheldon 20b     Reverse of 1794 Large Cent - Sheldon 20b


1794 LARGE CENT -
SHELDON 20

Rarity: Very Scarce

Images courtesy of WH

Recent appearances:
Del Bland Almost Good-3.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 257, " 'Head of 1793,' Sheldon-20b, Rarity-4", not illustrated, sold for $218.00

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