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1795 LARGE CENT -
SHELDON 77

Rarity: Very Scarce

Recent appearances:
Sharpness of VF-30 but slightly porous and lightly cleaned.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 282, "Plain edge, Sheldon-77, Rarity-3", illustrated, sold for $805.00

Good-5.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2437, "B-6, Plain edge" sold for $161.00

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