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Obverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 9     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 9


1817 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 9

Rarity: Common

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1794

Notes:
This was the only use of the obverse and reverse dies.

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

Recent appearances:
"MS-63".  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach" Elite Coin Auction, May 25-27, 2003, Lot 605, sold for $5,175.00 Ex Howard R. Newcomb, J. C. Morgenthau 5/45:504-Floyd T. Starr, Stack's 6/13/84:89-R. E. Naftzger, Jr.- Herman Halpern, Stack's 3/16/88:330-John J. Nicholas, Superiorr 2/2/92:498-McCawley & Grellman Auctions 1/7/95:434-Tom Reynolds- Dr. Wallace Lee. 

NGC MS-62 Brown.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June 28-29, 2001, Lot 42, not illustrated, sold for $230.00

MS-60 Brown.  Ex - Heritage's "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5401, "13 Stars, Old Cleaning", plated, sold for $184.00

Sources and recommended reading:
"The Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright

"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club

Obverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 9     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 9

Obverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 9     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 9