1833 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 1
Variety Equivalents: Breen 1853
No Proofs are known of this variety.
This was the only use of
the obverse die.
The reverse die of this
variety was also used on:
1833 Newcomb 4
Die state evidence indicates that the 1831 striking occurred between the
two 1833 strikings!
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Images courtesy of John
"VF-30, overstruck on an
1806 British Halfpenny" (illustrated below). Ex - Bowers and
Merena Galleries "The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 44,
illustrated, "...N-1...Unique...Portions of the engrailed edge device
of the British halfpenny are still visible on the edge of the
cent...", sold for $3,680.00
Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright
Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club