1824 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 2
No Proofs are known of this variety.
This was the only use of the obverse and reverse dies.
Images courtesy of Superior
Stamp & Coin
MS-60 Brown, Corroded. Ex -
Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature
Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5408, not illustrated, sold for $241.50
Del Bland graded EF-45.
Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s
"Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 436,
illustrated, where it was described as follows: "Newcomb-2, Rarity-1...With
a minute planchet defect left of star twelve. Sharper by five points but
at K5½ on the reverse is a light edge dent and below O in OF is a small
nick. Dark chocolate brown.", sold for $776.00
- Dr. Robert J. Shalowitz,
November 22, 1990
- March Wells
- Superior Stamp &
Coin's "Pre-Long Beach" sale, February 7-8, 2000, Lot 1854
Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright
Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club