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Obverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 14     Reverse of 1817 Large Cent - Newcomb 14


1817 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 14

Rarity: Common

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1795

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used on 1817 Newcomb 15.

The reverse die of this variety was also used on 1817 Newcomb 4 and 1817 Newcomb 5.

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-63 Red and Brown.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Lake Geneva Sale", June 28-29, 2001, Lot 43, not illustrated, sold for $368.00

PCGS graded MS-63 Red and Brown and Del Bland graded MS-62.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 399, "13 stars. Newcomb-14, Rarity-1", illustrated, sold for $575.00 Ex: Benjamin B. DuBose 10/16/44 at $4.50


NGC MS-62 Brown.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2540, "13 Stars", sold for $287.50

MS-60.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 113, "Newcomb-14", plated, sold for $218.50

MS-60+.  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Coin Sale", May 27-29, 2001, Lot 1157, illustrated, sold for $287.50

AU58.  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach Coin Sale", May 27-29, 2001, Lot 1158, illustrated, sold for $575.00

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