1835 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 3
Variety Equivalents: Breen 1860
1835 Large Cent - Newcomb
Images courtesy of John
D. Wright, copyright 1992
Del Bland graded VF-30.
Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s
"Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 484,
illustrated, where it was described as follows: "Type of 1834.
Newcomb-3, Rarity-3…With a small planchet lamination in the field
behind the neck. Medium steel brown with a few minor nicks on both sides
and an unimportant edge dent between S and T of STATES. Tied for eight
finest known with perhaps five other examples.", not sold
No Proofs are known of this variety.
The obverse die of this variety was also used on 1835
Newcomb 4, 1835 Newcomb 10,
and 1835 Newcomb 18.
The reverse die of this variety was also used earlier on 1834
Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright
Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club