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1794 LARGE CENT -
SHELDON 42

Rarity: Very Scarce

Images courtesy of WH

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 263, "Sheldon-42, Low Rarity-4", illustrated, sold for $776.00

G6.  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Coin Sale", May 27-29, 2001, Lot 1107, illustrated, sold for $345.00

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