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Obverse of 1831 Large Cent - Newcomb 8     Reverse of 1831 Large Cent - Newcomb 8


1831 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 8

Rarity: Scarce

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1848


 

Images courtesy of John D. Wright

Recent appearances:

Notes:
No Proofs are known of this variety.

The obverse die of this variety was also used on 1831 Newcomb 6 and 1831 Newcomb 7.

This was the only use of the reverse die.

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