Ron Guth: Rarity: Scarce
Variety Equivalents: Breen 1
Notes: The obverse die of this variety was also used on 1793 Cohen 1.
The reverse die of this variety was also used on 1793 Cohen 3.
Sources and/or recommended reading:
"American Half Cents - The 'Little Half Sisters' (Second Edition)" by Roger S. Cohen, Jr.
"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen
Related collector organizations:Early American Coppers Club
Joseph S. Brobston Collection - Stack's FPL #69 1/1963, listed for $1,600) - Bowers & Merena 3/10/2005:29 - Denis W. Loring 4/10/2008 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 93.2.7) - Goldbergs 1/2014:3, $63,250
Richard Picker Collection - Lester Merkin 9/1968:27 - Heritage 1/2009:3567, $126,500 - Heritage 4/2011:5009, $117,875
Harold P. Newlin Collection - T. Harrison Garrett Collection - John Works Garrett Collection - Johns Hopkins University 0- Bowers & Ruddy 11/1979:1 - Dr. Hesselgesser - Goldbergs 2/2007:131, $42,550