1797 1/2c NGC XF Details (Plain Edge, Obverse Tooled)

Popular Early Half Cent

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Item sold in auction: Internet Auction #1051.
Closed On: Sunday, February 10, 2019 8:00 PM.
For: $1,175.

1797 1/2c NGC XF Details (Plain Edge, Obverse Tooled)

DLRC #: 1716610 // PCGS #: 1036

Slightly damaged obverse with scratches from Liberty to the Head that are defined by NGC as "Toolmarks". There is also some noticeable issues on the reverse where the metal has become quite porous. Nonetheless, it's an affordable example of this popular early copper with some evident issues.

  • Category Half Cents
  • Series Liberty Cap Half Cents
  • Type Liberty Cap, Head Facing Right
  • Years for Type 1794-1797
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half Cent
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer John Smith Gardner
  • Composition Copper
  • Weight 6.74g
  • Edge Type Plain Edge