Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dimes (1837-1873)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 1,660,000
Catalog: KM-A62.2
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht and Robert B. Hughes
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 1.24g
ASW: 0.0359oz
Melt Value: $0.55 (2/8/2016)
Diameter: 15.5mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1858 O H10C MS obverse 1858 O H10C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Though the 1858 O half dime mintage of 1.66 million pieces implies that this date should be common in Mint State, it is actually noticeably more scarce than its Philadelphia Mint cousin. Even so, examples of average quality remain available. Most are better struck than the typical half dime of the 1856-58 period.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 9/3/2015

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1858 O H10C MS
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Base $ 17.00 19.00 26.00 42.00 85.00 160 170 185 225 325 415 500 675 1600 2500 14000 - - -
$ 95.00 - 180 205 235 - - 550 800 1950 3250 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 235
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 61
High Grade: 66


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2/9/2016 MS 62   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131606/Lot# 23807


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10/22/1993 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Baltimore Bullet #109, 109/Lot# 157 $264.00
5/4/2005 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2005 St. Louis, MO (CSNS) Signature Auction #372, 372/Lot# 6327 $1,035.00
5/28/2006 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg May 28-31, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 36/Lot# 1684 $690.00
1/8/2007 PCGS MS 64   Teletrade Auction 2310, 2310/Lot# 1132 $840.00
1/12/2009 NGC MS 62   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 321, 327/Lot# 432 $310.50
10/18/2012 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(5), 1175/Lot# 8145 $499.38
7/27/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 30350 $191.53
7/6/2014 PCGS MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 204815 $200.00


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