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Obverse of 1837 Large Cent - Newcomb 2     Reverse of 1837 Large Cent - Newcomb 2


1837 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 2

Rarity: Common

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1864

Notes:
No Proofs are known of this variety.

The obverse die of this variety was also used on:
1837 Newcomb 15

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
1837 Newcomb 16

Images courtesy of John D. Wright

Significant examples:
NGC MS-66 Brown
- Superior 1/2005:77

Auction appearances:
NGC MS-64 Brown
- Bowers & Merena 06/2001:69, $1,092.50

"AU-50"
- Bowers & Merena 03/2001:2603, $230.00

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