Coin Specifications

Category: Chain and Wreath Cents (1793)
Mint: Philadelphia
Obverse Designer: "Designer unknown, engraved by Henry Voigt"
Reverse Designer: "Designer unknown, engraved by Henry Voigt"
Composition: Copper
Weight: 13.4800g
Diameter: 26-28mm
Edge: Lettered
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1793 WREATH LETTERED 1C MS obverse 1793 WREATH LETTERED 1C MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

Only one die marriage is known for the Wreath Cent with lettered edge, but two varieties exist for this edge device. S-11b has two leaves following the letters, while S-11c (photos) has but a single leaf. There's no significant difference in rarity, and both varieties are collectable.

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Last Updated: 2/28/2017

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1793 WREATH LETTERED 1C MS BN
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 3400 4900 6500 11750 22950 32000 41200 47500 67500 95000 100000 125000 190000 350000 - - - - - -
$ - - - - 72500 - - - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 48
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: F
High Grade: 64

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 4/6/2021 1793 WREATH LETTERED 1C MS BN
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base193622511133--1-1------48
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Total193622511133--1-1------48
 40%6%13%4%4%10%2%2%2%6%6%--2%-2%------ 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1793 WREATH LETTERED 1C MS BN
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base7051438175324643080385243194719532056656124640066166951719877568849958811047121782109527820
94915431990266933374008445249195435581862166472672870337384812090951007411424151502333729211
0000004452491954355818621664726728703373848120909510074114241515000
0000004586512055505971630865446839711675708485934210561118011812300
1793 WREATH LETTERED 1C MS RB
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111113639493555635922640066856820719877048247945010226119931388811
1111112144071514456836081649567306946736778858648970910815126251388811
0000004071514456836081649567306946736778858648970910815126251388800
0000004503535458026241659067757072753580669049996711404132561388800
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