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The United States half cents

from the first year of issue, in 1793, to the year when discontinued, 1857; all dates and varieties described and illustrated
  • 43 Pages
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  • English
The Elder Numismatic Press , New York
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL26840386M

Draped Bust Half Cent 1/2c Old Copper Obsolete US Type Coin Philadelphia. Certification: Uncertified. Composition: Copper. 's ND Draped Bust Half Cent 1/2C Filler Ungraded Worn US Copper Coin CCC Certification: Uncertified. Grade: Ungraded. Composition: Copper.

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Arlington, VA: Wigglesworth & Ghatt, Heim, Gregory S. A Quickfinder for Attributing Varieties of United States Half Cents: North Brunswick, NJ: Published by the author, Manley, Ronald P., Ph.D. The Half Cent Die State Book UNITED STATES HALF CENTS: Deluxe edition, Empire Coin Company, Inc. Johnson City, NY 47 pages, est.

price $ by Q. David Bowers and James F. Ruddy rating: This book is more of a reference pamphlet than a book. It still contains a quick and accurate reference for those not wanting to wade through a large publication. Half Cents, also known as the half penny, were one of the earliest United States coins ().

They were first minted injust as George Washington was getting started on his second term as President of the United States. Believe it or not, a long time ago, a coin worth half a penny could actually buy something worthwhile.

In those days, the average working man only earned about a. United States Large Cents (Vol. 5) and (Vol. 6) $ Sale Price: $ In Yankee Doodle's Pocket: The Myth, Magic and Politics of Money in Early America.

Beautiful piece of US History. Porous with Nice Eye Appeal. Nice planchet and good strike. BRAIDED HAIR HALF CENT (C-1) **UNC. - **FROSTY MINT LUSTER** This specimen has beautiful frosty golden mint luster.

This AU specimen has a nice chocolate-brown patina. The obverse reveals nice green-gold undertones at certain angles. The United States one-cent coin (symbol: ¢), often called the penny, is a unit of currency equaling one one-hundredth of a United States has been the lowest-value physical unit of U.S.

currency since the abolition of the half-cent in (the abstract mill, which has never been minted, equal to a tenth of a cent, continues to see limited use in the fields of taxation and finance).Mass: g ( troy oz). Coin Value Price Chart for Liberty Cap Half Cents 1/2C. Lookup Coin values for Good, Very Good, Fine, Very Fine, Brilliant Uncirculated & Proof conditions and MS grade.

How much Liberty Cap Half Cents are worth. Buy & Sell. Coins for sale for Liberty Cap type Half Cents items. A Guide to the Grading of United States Coins (Illustrated) [Half cents -- Large cents -- Small cents -- Two-cents -- Three-cents -- Nickel five cents -- Half dimes -- Dimes -- Twenty cent -- Quarter dollars -- Half dollars -- Dollars -- Gold dollars -- Quarter Eagles -- Three dollar -- Half Eagles -- Eagles -- Double Eagles] by Brown, Martin R.

; Dunn, John W. and a great selection of related. Half Cents () The United States Mint was founded shortly after the nation for which it is named, and was utilized as a means of producing the currency of the newly discovered country.

One of the most iconic coins to have ever been produced by the US Mint is without a doubt the Half-Cent, which was first sanctioned by way of an Act of.

And two more that cover the middle and late dates United States Large Cents -and United States Large Cents - You cna sometimes find the - 39 book by itself, The book is only sold in conjunction with the middle date book and it.

Detailed information about the coin 5 Cents "Half Disme", United States, with pictures and collection and swap management: mintage, descriptions, metal, weight, size, value and other numismatic data.

: Walter Breen's Encyclopedia of United States Half Cents, () by W. Breen and a great selection of similar New, Used Price Range: $60 - $ NGC's Coin Price Guide for Jefferson Five Cents (Date).

Sheldon's book spawned the numerical coin grading system utilized by virtually all dealers and collectors in the United States since the midth century.

Important Note Regarding Early Copper Pricing: Early American copper issues (colonials, half cents and large cents) are an especially challenging area to determine and fix accurate market values.

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Large cents have now come to be known as pennies, but when they were first produced this name was as foreign as the coin itself. As one of the first styles of coin produced by the US Mint, the Large Cent was determined by Congress to have a face value of 1/ th of a Dollar. Unlike today’s pennies, these large single-cent coins were closer in size to a modern half-dollar.

United States Large Cents, Volumes I & II by William C. Noyes; Penny Whimsy by Dr. William H. Sheldon; Walter Breen's Encyclopedia of United States Cents by Walter Breen and Mark Borckardt; United States Copper Cents by Howard R.

Newcomb; The Cent Book by John D. Wright; The Half Cent Die State Book:   Even with the orders, more half cents were produced than needed, and no coins of the denomination were minted in orthough production resumed in Author: Coinweek. Cherrypicker’s Guide to Rare Die Varieties of United States Coins One of America's most popular coin books, the Cherrypickers' Guide to Rare Die Varieties, Volume I, is now available in an updated Sixth Edition.

Volume I covers all United States series from half cents through nickels. The book is a result of many years of cumulative research and finessing by the lead authors, Bill Fivaz and Brand: Whitman Publishing. "United States Large Cents ," William C.

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Noyes, maroon hardback, copyright These come in a two-volume set, and you can typically find them on ebay or at coin shows. New sets used to sell for $, but they are nearly completely sold out now, and the current price is $ for a new set.

The least expensive twenty-cent piece, according to the edition of R. Yeoman's A Guide Book of United States Coins (the Red Book), is the S, listed at $ in good-4 : 20 cents ( US dollar).

monograph of united states cents and half cents issued between the years and to which is added a table of the principal coins, tokens, jetons, medalets, pattterns of coinage and washington pieces, generally classified under the head of colonial coins.

a contribution to the numismatic history of the united states - Edouard Frossard. Detailed information about the coin 5 Cents " Half Disme" (Pattern), United States, with pictures and collection and swap management: mintage, descriptions. Half Cents – Draped Bust Half Cent, Walter BreenÕs Encyclopedia of Early United States Half Cents Walter Breen.

A Guide Book of Author: Coinweek. US Pattern coins are extremely rare and valuable, so people have made fakes.

You should have any possible pattern coin checked out by an expert before you try to sell it or get too excited about your discovery. I do recommend a great book on the subject with images, values, auction records and commentary on all US Patterns.

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Now, as the coin nears its th anniversary (and the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birth), Q. David Bowers provides a detailed study of this great American classic."Lincoln cents are among the most fascinating coins in 5/5(3).Half Cent coins from Numiscorner.

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