Ron Guth: The following listing is an updated version of the Condition Census that appeared in the description of Lot 1143 from Bowers & Merena's 11/2008 auction:
In addition, there are two additional pedigree listings for 1795 Reeded Edge Cents in the 2000 book Walter Breen's Encyclopedia of United States Large Cents: 1793-1814. These are:
David Hall: There are only seven known examples of this "experimental" striking. The PCGS VG10 from the Dan Holmes collection is the finest known. It was sold at the Ira and Larry Goldberg auction of the Holmes Collection September 6, 2009 for $1,265,000. The buyer was Florida dealer Greg Hannigan, bidding on behalf of a private collector.
The discovery coin for the variety. David Proskey - Henry C. Hines - Dr. William H. Sheldon - Dorothy Paschal - Newport Sale, 2/1975 - NASCA 11/1977:96
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