1837 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 9
As of 1992, Wright had seen two Proof examples of this variety,
"both with a hairline crack up the throat."
This was the only use of the obverse die.
The reverse die of this variety was also used on 1837
1837 Large Cent - Newcomb 9
Images courtesy of John
AU-58. Ex - Heritage Numismatic
Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2,
2001, Lot 5414, not illustrated, sold for $126.50
Sources and/or recommended reading:
Cent Book 1816-1839" by John D. Wright
Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Early American Coppers Club