1793 1/2c PCGS XF40 (C-1; Rarity 3+)

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Item sold in auction: Monday - Internet Auction # 402.
Closed On: Monday, August 17, 2009 4:00 PM.
For: $21,850.

1793 1/2c PCGS XF40 (C-1; Rarity 3+)

DLRC #: 289766 // PCGS #: 1000

We are excited to offer here a choice XF example of this famous first-year half cent. 1793's are always in high demand and choice examples with sharp details are few and far between. This coin is lovely with XF45 details and some interesting die cracks and planchet laminations. Very sharp and exciting. Perfect for the type or date set collector.

  • 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 Price Realized Date Sold
1793 1/2c PCGS MS62 BN (Cohen 3) $53,900.00 12/17/2018
1793 1/2c NGC/CAC AU58 BN $36,000.00 03/17/2008
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 PCGS VF25 $12,250.00 09/17/2018