Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dimes (1837-1873)
Mint: Philadelphia
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht and Robert B. Hughes
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 1.2400g
ASW: 0.0359oz
Melt Value: $0.62 (11/19/2017)
Diameter: 15.5mm
Edge: Reeded
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1856 H10C PF obverse 1856 H10C PF reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The collecting of United States coins accelerated in the mid 1850s, and it's likely that at least three dozen proofs were coined of the 1856 half dime. Not quite that many have survived, but this date is not a great rarity.

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Last Updated: 11/4/2016

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1856 H10C PF
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1856 H10C PF Cameo
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 25
Low Grade: 62
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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2/5/2006 NGC PF 65   Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 633 $12,075.00
5/30/2012 NGC PF 64   Stack's Bowers The June 2012 Baltimore Auction, 137/Lot# 2492 $5,175.00
6/5/2013 PCGS PF 65   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2013 June 5 - 9 US Coin Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(3), 1186/Lot# 4418 $10,868.75
8/8/2013 PCGS PF 64   Heritage Auctions 2013 August 8 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Rosemont Session(1), 1188/Lot# 3472 $4,993.75
7/9/2015 PCGS PF 64   Heritage Auctions 2015 July 9 - 12 Summer FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Summer FUN Session(1), 1222/Lot# 3069 $4,112.50
1/6/2016 NGC PF 65   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2016 January 6 - 11 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Tampa Session(2), 1231/Lot# 3698 $7,637.50
6/8/2017 NGC PF 66   Heritage Auctions 2017 June 8 - 11 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1256/Lot# 3592 $7,931.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1856 H10C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base23722502263827792925307731573235328533183366339835213708433657716737806310012105141103311572
2415254726852827297531033183325132963334337634393583391748146093717987121017910687112120
000000318332513296333433763439358339174814609371798712101791068700
000000320932683307335033873480364541265292641576219362103461086000
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