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Obverse of 1837 Large Cent - Newcomb 8     Reverse of 1837 Large Cent - Newcomb 8


1837 LARGE CENT -
NEWCOMB 8

DELISTED

Variety Equivalents: Andrews 8, Breen 1866

Notes:
This variety was found to be an early die state of 1837 Newcomb 7.

Images courtesy of John D. Wright

Recent appearances:
MS-60.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 94, "Newcomb-8" @$345.00

AU-55, Porous.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 5413, not illustrated, sold for $126.50 

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