Coin Specifications

Category: Braided Hair Half Cents (1840-1857)
Mint: Philadelphia
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Copper
Weight: 5.4400g
Diameter: 23mm
Edge: Plain
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1844 ORIGINAL 1/2C PF obverse 1844 ORIGINAL 1/2C PF reverse


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Over a dozen Originals are known for this date, a few of them circulated.

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1844 ORIGINAL 1/2C PF Brown
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1844 ORIGINAL 1/2C PF Red Brown
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 9
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 65


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/16/1996 PCGS PF 64   Brown Heritage Auctions 1996 Mid-Winter ANA Signature Sale #153, 153/Lot# 6049 $4,620.00
1/10/1998 PCGS PF AU 50   Brown Heritage Auctions 1998 F.U.N. Signature Sale #181, 181/Lot# 6151 $3,450.00
1/23/2006 NGC PF 65   Brown Heritage Auctions 2006 January Dallas, TX The Jules Reiver Collection Signature Auction #390, 390/Lot# 19135 $9,200.00
8/13/2006 NGC PF 65   Red Brown Heritage Auctions 2006 August Denver, CO Signature & Platinum Night Auction #414, 414/Lot# 5024 $13,800.00
1/26/2014 PCGS PF 66   Brown Goldberg January 26, 2014 The Missouri Cabinet, 77/Lot# 168 $71,875.00
10/8/2014 NGC PF 65   Brown Heritage Auctions 2014 October 8 - 13 PNG New York Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(4), 1210/Lot# 4597 $14,687.50


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