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Obverse of 1816 Large Cent - Newcomb 9     Reverse of 1816 Large Cent - Newcomb 9


1816 LARGE CENT - NEWCOMB 9

Rarity: Scarce

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1791

Notes:
No Proofs are known of this variety.

This was the only use of the obverse die.

The reverse die of this variety was also used on:
1816 Newcomb 3

Images courtesy of Superior Stamp & Coin

The coin illustrated above is ex - Roy Harte - Bowers & Ruddy Galleries' January 25, 1983 sale, Lot 552 - Jack Robinson - Superior Stamp & Coin's January 29, 1989 sale, Lot 665 - March Wells - Superior Stamp & Coin's "Pre-Long Beach" sale, February 7-8, 2000, Lot 1738, "EF-40, double profile".

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