Coin Specifications

Category: Liberty Cap Cents (1793-1796)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 918,521
Catalog: KM-13
Obverse Designer: Various
Reverse Designer: Various
Composition: Copper
Weight: 13.48 Grams
Diameter: 29mm
Edge: Lettered
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1794 1C MS obverse 1794 1C MS reverse


  
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1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-17a $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-17b/NC-4 $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-18a $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-18b $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-19a $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-19b $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-20a/NC-7 $15
1794 HEAD OF 93 1C MS S-20b $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-21 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-22 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-23 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-24 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-25 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-26 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-27 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-28 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-29 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-30 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-31 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-32 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-33 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-34 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-35 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-36 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-37 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-38 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-39 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-40 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-41 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-42 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-43 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-44 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-45 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-46 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-47 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-50 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-51 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-52 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-53 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-54 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-55 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-56 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-57 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-58 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-59 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-60 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-61 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-62 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-63 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-64 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-65 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-66 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-1 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-2 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-3 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-5 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-6 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-8 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-9 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-10 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS NC-11 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-48 $15
1794 HEAD OF 94 1C MS S-49 $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 1C MS S-67 $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 1C MS S-68 $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 1C MS S-69 $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 1C MS S-70 $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 1C MS S-71 $15
1794 HEAD OF 95 1C MS S-72 $15

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Description & Analysis

This date encompasses three different bust types: The Head of 93 by Joseph Wright, the Head of 94 by Robert Scot and the Head of 95, attributed somewhat uncertainly to John Smith Gardner. These will be described more fully under each separate entry.

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 306
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 40
High Grade: 66


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7/27/1993 PCGS F 15   Brown Heritage Auctions 1993 ANA Bullet #106, 106/Lot# 5 $385.00
2/5/2006 NGC XF 40   Red Brown Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 489 $92,000.00
1/13/2008 PCGS G 4   Brown Teletrade Auction 2475, 2475/Lot# 1001 $476.00
1/5/2011 PCGS VF 35   Brown Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(1), 1151/Lot# 3128 $2,530.00
6/14/2011 NGC VF 20   Brown Stack's Bowers The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, 92/Lot# 258 $1,150.00
12/1/2013 PCGS MS 97   Brown David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 780, 789/Lot# 268 $600.00
1/10/2014 NGC VF 30   Brown Heritage Auctions 2014 January 10 The Adam Mervis Large Cent Collection FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(2), 1200/Lot# 2473 $123,375.00
3/2/2014 PCGS Genuine AU   Brown GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/02/2014, 182/Lot# 175558 $1,710.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1794 1C MS Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base17951578397413932233255528343174337636503817385239524048493568207960143082021311
2916048461113167323402648294732413467370538283885398443435563720010076162762021310
0000002648294732413467370538283885398443435563720010076162762021300
0000002741306033083558376138403918401646396191758012192182442021300
1794 1C MS Red Brown
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base111111200928603203340636833852391940804565556377568849108591375411
11111670229229743270349837393874397242414897629481209519118241375410
000000229229743270349837393874397242414897629481209519118241375400
0000002576308833383590379538964026440352307025848410189127891375400
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