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Obverse of 1826 Large Cent - Newcomb 9     Reverse of 1826 Large Cent - Newcomb 9


1826 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 9

Rarity: Scarce

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1834

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

 

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

The coin illustrated above is ex - Homer K. Downing, April 1948 - Willard C. Blaisdell, September 1976 - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. - Myles Z. Gerson - Del Bland - Dr. Robert J. Shalowitz, March 1984 - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. - 1989 EAC Sale, Lot 279 - Stuart MacDonald - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc., September 11, 1997, Lot 5220 - March Wells - Superior Stamp & Coin's "Pre-Long Beach" sale, February 7-8, 2000, Lot 1878, "AU50"

Recent appearances:
PCGS AU-58.  Ex - Bowers and Merena Galleries' Robert W. Schwan Collection Sale, October 26-27, 2000, Lot 222, "Newcomb-9" Not Sold

AU-50.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 2584 Not Sold  From the 1991 EAC Convention auction, Lot 181

Sources and/or 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