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Obverse of 1820 Large Cent - Newcomb 6     Reverse of 1820 Large Cent - Newcomb 6


1820 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 6

Rarity: Scarce

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1812

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

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-62.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 204, "Newcomb-6, Small Date, Brown"@$1,092.50

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