Large Cents Basic Set, Circulation Strikes (1793-1857) All-Time Finest List

Number of
Required Items
67
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
68.330

To many collectors this is "as good as it gets." The enthusiasm for the entire series of coins from the Chain cents of 1793 to the final Braided Hair issue of 1857 is legendary. These fascinating and historic coins have created a collecting passion among some of the most famous numismatists of all time. Chain, Wreath, Liberty Cap, Draped Bust, Classic Head, Coronet Head and Braided Hair. What a series!

Notes: This set has bonuses. Please see the Set Composition for a listing.

All-Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete % RD GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 High Desert 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 100.00% 19.40% 66.38 67.35 67.35
2 R.E. (Ted) Naftzger Jr. 100.00% 14.93% 65.10 R 65.46 65.46
3 D. Brent Pogue Collection 98.51% 4.55% 65.87 R 66.60 64.96
4 Cardinal Collection 2009 2010 2011 2012 100.00% 14.93% 63.33 R 63.43 63.43
5 D. L. Hansen. Large Cents. (1793-1857) 100.00% 4.48% 62.51 62.63 62.63
DLH
6 Arizona Collection 100.00% 8.96% 60.76 60.83 60.83
7 The Joshua Large Cent Collection 2004 100.00% 2.99% 57.41 R 57.41 57.41
8 Louis Eliasberg 100.00% 1.49% 55.88 R 55.92 55.92
9 Garrett Collection 97.01% 4.62% 54.88 R 54.88 54.34
10 The Norweb Family 94.03% 4.76% 48.07 R 48.07 46.18
11 J.J. Pittman 92.54% 4.84% 39.97 R 39.99 33.69
12 William Dunham 98.51% 3.03% 33.30 R 33.30 32.48
13 lostmountainman 94.03% 0.00% 31.14 31.14 25.93
14 Green Bay Bob 100.00% 0.00% 25.29 25.29 25.29
15 Fusterpuck's Large Cents 77.61% 0.00% 43.61 43.61 24.70
16 JPB Large Cents 58.21% 0.00% 40.81 40.81 23.32
17 The Cumberland Valley Collection 61.19% 0.00% 43.19 43.19 21.06
18 ESM 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 32.84% 22.73% 62.72 62.86 19.20
19 The Ossipee Collection 44.78% 13.33% 49.87 49.87 17.44
20 The R.S. Gore Collection 50.75% 0.00% 52.07 52.07 15.13
21 The DS Collection 47.76% 0.00% 39.43 39.43 13.21
22 just to enjoy 82.09% 0.00% 15.90 15.90 13.16
23 SnLCollection 25.37% 0.00% 64.95 64.95 12.48
24 Penny Saved is a Penny Earned 92.54% 0.00% 14.38 14.38 11.68
25 johnnylaw 80.60% 0.00% 17.08 17.08 11.02
26 gonfunko 95.52% 0.00% 9.79 9.79 08.54
27 LaurelAnn Collection 34.33% 0.00% 34.20 34.20 08.26
28 FinestCents 16.42% 0.00% 64.33 64.33 04.75
29 Fishgold's Old Copper Collection 25.37% 0.00% 13.38 13.38 04.15
30 jaenfield 22.39% 0.00% 21.17 21.17 03.75
31 JCallender2 16.42% 0.00% 24.57 24.57 02.78
32 Oregon large cents 16.42% 0.00% 12.53 12.53 02.10
33 mikedeppe 25.37% 0.00% 7.67 7.67 01.59
34 sethwinegar 10.45% 0.00% 10.43 10.43 01.44
35 Monroe 10.45% 0.00% 13.29 13.29 00.92
36 *OttoFlynt 3/20 C A 2.99% 0.00% 35.67 35.67 00.53
37 onesimus03 4.48% 0.00% 7.33 7.33 00.43
38 Vinny Kid 11.94% 0.00% 1.96 1.96 00.24