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Obverse of 1835 Large Cent - Newcomb 10     Reverse of 1835 Large Cent - Newcomb 10


1835 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 10

Rarity: Very Scarce

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1860

Notes:
No Proofs are known of this variety.

The obverse die of this variety was also used on 1835 Newcomb 3, 1835 Newcomb 4, and 1835 Newcomb 18.

This was the only use of the reverse die.

 

1835 Large Cent - Newcomb 10
Images courtesy of John D. Wright, copyright 1992 

Recent appearances:

Del Bland graded VG-10.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 490, not illustrated, where it was described as follows: "Type of 1834. Newcomb-10, High Rarity-4…Exceptionally clean for the grade. Medium dark steel brown. The die crack over TAT is strong.", sold for $207.00

Del Bland graded Good-6.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 491, not illustrated, where it was described as follows: "Type of 1834. Newcomb-10, High Rarity-4…Clean for the grade except for an edge dent over the first T in STATES. Medium steel brown.", sold for $109.00

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