1816 LARGE CENT -
No Proofs are known of this variety.
This was the only use of the obverse and reverse dies.
Images courtesy of Superior
Stamp & Coin
The coin illustrated above
is ex - Don Valenziano, May 1990 - March Wells - Superior Stamp &
Coin's "Pre-Long Beach" sale, February 7-8, 2000, Lot 1730,
"MS-60+, tied for CC#5 with a handful of other examples".
MS-60. Ex - Superior
Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Coin Sale", May 27-29, 2001, Lot
1157, illustrated, sold for $287.50
NGC AU-58. Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan
Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 185, "Newcomb-4,
Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright
Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club