Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Cap Cents (1793-1796)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 807,500
Catalog: KM-13
Obverse Designer: Robert Scot
Reverse Designer: Robert Scot
Composition: Copper
Weight: 13.48 Grams
Diameter: 29mm
Edge: Lettered
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1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS obverse 1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS reverse


  
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1794 HEAD OF 94 S-21 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-22 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-23 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-24 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-25 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-26 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-27 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-28 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-29 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-30 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-31 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-32 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-33 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-34 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-35 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-36 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-37 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-38 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-39 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-40 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-41 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-42 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-43 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-44 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-45 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-46 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-47 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-50 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-51 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-52 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-53 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-54 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-55 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-56 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-57 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-58 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-59 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-60 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-61 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-62 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-63 1C MS $15
1794 NO BAR HEAD OF 94 S-64 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-65 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-66 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-1 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-2 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 NC-3 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-5 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-6 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-8 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-9 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-10 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 NC-11 1C MS $15
1794 STARRED REVERSE S-48 1C MS $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 S-49 1C MS $15

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Description & Analysis

The Head of 94 cents are higher in overall relief, with more fully defined features. This bust style encompasses some 53 die marriages, comprising the majority of 1794-dated cents. Some varieties, such as S-29 (photos), are common, while others are quite rare.

Among the most popular of Head of 94 cents is S-48, which features tiny stars partially hidden within the toothed border of its reverse die.

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 268
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: VF
High Grade: 67


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