New Variety of 1839 Large Cent Discovered by Metal Detector Enthusiast

New Variety of 1839 Large Cent Discovered by Metal Detector Enthusiast

Post by Bob » Wed, 20 Oct 2010 10:06:05



http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2010/10/old_coins_found_in_wes...
 
 
 

New Variety of 1839 Large Cent Discovered by Metal Detector Enthusiast

Post by Bremic » Wed, 20 Oct 2010 10:20:14



Quote:
> http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2010/10/old_coins_found_in_wes...

Wow!  How did collectors miss that one all these years.  Just shows how
closely you have to look at these things.

 
 
 

New Variety of 1839 Large Cent Discovered by Metal Detector Enthusiast

Post by Chas Edward » Sat, 23 Oct 2010 04:06:28


Good catch. Perhaps this can be shown in Penny-Wise as a "new" variety
of the 1839.