Coins Eligible for NGC's First Year of Issue Label

NGC offers a special "First Year of Issue" label for US and world coins that were issued in the first year of a new coin type. For example, the first year of the Morgan Dollar series was 1878; therefore, all Morgan Dollars dated 1878 would be eligible for the "First Year of Issue" label. For more information, click here.

The following is a list of coins eligible for the NGC First Year of Issue label. Additional coins may be added at NGC's discretion. If you have any questions, please contact NGC Customer Service.

US Coins | World Coins

US Coins First Year of Issue
Half Cents - Liberty Cap, Head Left 1793
Half Cents - Liberty Cap, Head Right 1794
Half Cents - Draped Bust 1800
Half Cents - Classic Head 1809
Half Cents - Coronet, Braided Hair 1840
Cents - Flowing Hair, Chain Reverse 1793
Cents - Flowing Hair, Wreath Reverse 1793
Cents - Liberty Cap 1793
Cents - Draped Bust 1796
Cents - Classic Head 1808
Cents - Coronet 1816
Cents - Coronet, Braided Hair 1839
Cents - Flying Eagle 1856
Cents - Indian Head 1859
Cents - Lincoln, Wheat Reverse 1909
Two-Cent Pieces 1864
Three-Cent Pieces - Silver 1851
Three-Cent Pieces - Copper Nickel 1865
Five-Cent Pieces - Shield 1866
Five-Cent Pieces - Liberty Head 1883
Five-Cent Pieces - Buffalo 1913
Five-Cent Pieces - Jefferson 1938
Half Dimes - Flowing Hair 1794
Half Dimes - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1796
Half Dimes - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1800
Half Dimes - Capped Bust 1829
Half Dimes - Seated Liberty 1837
Dimes - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1796
Dimes - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1798
Dimes - Capped Bust 1809
Dimes - Seated Liberty 1837
Dimes - Barber Liberty Head 1892
Dimes - Mercury 1916
Dimes - Roosevelt 1946
Twenty-Cent Pieces 1875
Quarter Dollars - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1796
Quarter Dollars - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1804
Quarter Dollars - Capped Bust 1815
Quarter Dollars - Seated Liberty 1838
Quarter Dollars - Barber Liberty Head 1892
Quarter Dollars - Standing Liberty 1916
Quarter Dollars - Washington 1932
Half Dollars - Flowing Hair 1794
Half Dollars - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1796
Half Dollars - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1801
Half Dollars - Capped Bust, Lettered Edge 1807
Half Dollars - Capped Bust, Reeded Edge 1836
Half Dollars -Seated Liberty 1839
Half Dollars -Barber Liberty Head 1892
Half Dollars - Walking Liberty 1916
Half Dollars - Franklin 1948
Half Dollars - Kennedy 1964
Half Dollars - Flowing Hair 1794
Half Dollars - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1795
Half Dollars - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1798
Silver Dollars - Gobrecht 1836
Silver Dollars - Seated Liberty 1840
Silver Dollars - Morgan Liberty Head 1878
Silver Dollars - Peace Liberty Head 1921
Dollars - Eisenhower 1971
Dollars - Anthony 1979
Dollars - Sacagawea 2000
Trade Dollars 1873
Gold Dollars - Type 1 1849
Gold Dollars - Type 2 1854
Gold Dollars - Type 3 1856
Quarter Eagles - Draped Bust 1796
Quarter Eagles - Capped Bust 1808
Quarter Eagles - Capped Head 1821
Quarter Eagles - Classic Head 1834
Quarter Eagles - Coronet 1840
Quarter Eagles - Indian Head 1908
Three-Dollar Pieces 1854
Half Eagles - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1795
Half Eagles - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1795
Half Eagles - Capped Bust 1807
Half Eagles - Capped Head 1813
Half Eagles - Classic Head 1834
Half Eagles - Coronet 1839
Half Eagles - Indian Head 1908
Eagles - Draped Bust, Small Eagle 1795
Eagles - Draped Bust, Large Eagle 1797
Eagles - Coronet 1838
Eagles - Indian Head 1907
Double Eagles - Coronet 1850
Double Eagles - Saint-Gaudens 1907
American Eagle Bullion Coins - Silver 1986
American Eagle Bullion Coins - Gold 1986
American Eagle Bullion Coins - Platinum 1997
American Buffalo Bullion Coins - Gold $50 2006
American Buffalo Bullion Coins - Gold $5, $10, $25 2008


World Coins First Year of Issue
Australia Silver Kangaroo 1990
Australia Gold Kangaroo 1990
Australia Silver Koala 2007
Australia Gold Koala 2006
Australia Platinum Koala 1988
China Silver Panda 1983
China Gold Panda 1982
China Platinum Panda 1987
China Bi-Metallic Lunar Series 10 Yuan 2015
China Silver Lunar Series 1981
China Gold Lunar Series 1981
China Platinum Lunar Series 1988

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