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
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS obverse 1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

Variety Fee
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

Click on a coin to see VarietyPlus details.

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.

GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

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


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
9/6/2004 NGC VF 30   Brown Goldberg September 6-7, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 26/Lot# 106 $1,323.00
8/8/2005 NGC XF 40   Brown David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #48, 53/Lot# 8 $2,990.00
2/14/2008 PCGS MS 62   Brown Heritage Auctions 2008 February Long Beach, CA Signature Coin Auction #460, 460/Lot# 2062 $43,125.00
10/17/2010 PCGS Genuine Genuine   Brown Teletrade Auction 2943, 2943/Lot# 1004 $138.00
10/17/2012 NGC Details AU Details  Stack's Bowers The November 2012 Baltimore Auction - US and World Lots - Live and Internet Only Sessions, 144/Lot# 399 $2,990.00
1/9/2013 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(7), 1181/Lot# 8126 $822.50
1/10/2014 NGC AU 53   Brown Heritage Auctions 2014 January 10 The Adam Mervis Large Cent Collection FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(2), 1200/Lot# 2490 $19,975.00
3/28/2014 NGC VF 20   Brown Stack's Bowers March 2014 Baltimore Auction, 6008/Lot# 5031 $1,645.00
4/24/2014 NGC MS 64   Brown Heritage Auctions Weekly World and Ancient Coin Auction Session(1), 231418/Lot# 60099 $223.25


Related Articles

US & World Rare Coin Market Remains Extremely Competitive

9/20/2012  — Heritage So Cal Signature Sales Net Nearly $19 Million. British India Still On Fire — NGC 1911–C Proof Set Commands $47,000. Early US Circ Type Coins Harder To Find.
View full article >
NCS Certifies Newly Discovered Specimen of the Rare Starred Reverse Cent

9/1/2008  — These stars have captured the imaginations of coin collectors since 1876.
View full article >
Border Incidents, Part One

6/1/2007  — David Lange delves into the history behind the many different border designs that have appeared in American coinage.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer