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1793 1/2c PCGS/CAC VF20 BN (OGH Rattler Holder)

First Generation PCGS Holder

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #936.
Closed On: Sunday, November 27, 2016 8:00 PM.
For: $13,750.

1793 1/2c PCGS/CAC VF20 BN (OGH Rattler Holder)

DLRC #: 1113842 // PCGS #: 1000

A lovely example of this first year of issue half cent with smooth milk chocolate fields. Very unusual to find with such nice surfaces and a real choice example, housed in a first generation PCGS holder. CAC approved for quality.

  • Category Early Copper
  • Series Half Cents
  • Type Liberty Cap, Head Facing Left
  • Years for Type 1793
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half Cent
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Joseph Wright
  • Composition Copper
  • Weight 6.74g
  • Edge Type Lettered Edge (TWO HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR)
  • Mintage 35,334
Title Realized Sold
1793 1/2c NGC/CAC AU58 BN $36,000.00 03/17/2008
1793 1/2c PCGS XF40 (C-1; Rarity 3+) $19,000.00 08/17/2009
1793 1/2c PCGS VF30 (Bent Cap, Bunched Leaves) $14,500.00 01/30/2012
1793 1/2c PCGS VF30 $7,000.00 07/22/2004
1793 1/2c Bent Cap, Bunch Leaves PCGS/CAC VF25 $11,000.00 03/03/2008