1835 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 2
Variety Equivalents: Breen 1860
Images courtesy of John
Del Bland graded VF-35.
Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s
"Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 483,
illustrated, where it was described as follows: "Type of 1834.
Newcomb-2, Rarity-3…There is a tiny planchet clip over star two.
Smooth darkish steel brown surfaces. Defect free and really a nice
cent.", sold for $460.00
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 1835
Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright
Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club