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Obverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 10     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 10


1817 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 10

Rarity: Common

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1793

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

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

Recent appearances:

PCGS graded AU-55 Red and Brown and Del Bland graded VF-35.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 404, "Mint Error, brockage obverse. Newcomb-10", illustrated, sold for $5405.00 Ex: Superior Stamp & Coin 2/98:1089.

Del Bland graded VF-30.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 405, "Newcomb-10, Rarity-1", not illustrated, sold for $149.00

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 10     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 10

Obverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 10     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 10