1835 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 4
Rarity: Very Scarce
Variety Equivalents: Breen 1860
1835 Large Cent - Newcomb
Images courtesy of John
D. Wright, copyright 1992
EF-45. Ex - Bowers & Merena
Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March
15-17, 2001, Lot 2600, "Head of 1834" sold for $3,910.00
Del Bland graded VG-7.
Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s
"Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, lot 485,
not illustrated, where it was described as follows: "Type of 1834.
Newcomb-4, High Rarity-4…Slightly sharper but an obvious scratch from
the nose to star two and a light edge dent over star five. Medium
chocolate brown.", sold for $172.00
No Proofs are known of this variety.
The obverse die of this variety was also used on 1835
Newcomb 3, 1835 Newcomb 10,
and 1835 Newcomb 18.
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