1796 1C Liberty Cap, BN (Regular Strike)

Series: Liberty Cap Cents 1793-1796

PCGS MS66BN

PCGS MS66BN

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PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS65BN

PCGS MS64BN

PCGS MS64BN

PCGS #:
1392
Designer:
Robert Scot
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
28.00 millimeters
Weight:
10.89 grams
Mintage:
109,825
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 1,000 R-5.0 8 / 11 TIE 9 / 12 TIE
60 or Better 10 R-9.5 3 / 11 4 / 12
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 2 / 11 TIE 2 / 12 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 1,000
60 or Better 10
65 or Better 2
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.0
60 or Better R-9.5
65 or Better R-9.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 8 / 11 TIE
60 or Better 3 / 11
65 or Better 2 / 11 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 9 / 12 TIE
60 or Better 4 / 12
65 or Better 2 / 12 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS66BN PCGS grade

S-91.  England in 1956- Stack’s (privately), 1/1957 - Dorothy Paschal - Dr. William H. Sheldon 4/1972 - R. E. Naftzger, Jr., 2/1992 - Eric Streiner - Jay Parrino (The Mint) 4/1996 - Jack Wadlington (via Bob Grellman & Chris McCawley) 11/2005 - Dan Holmes Collection - Goldbergs 9/2009:147, $207,000

1 MS66BN PCGS grade
3 MS65BN PCGS grade

S-84.  William Sheldon Collection - R.E. Naftzger Collection - Werner Family Collection - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11168, $201,250

3 MS65BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade

S-84.  Francis H. Lee, circa 1913 - Essex Institute - Stack's 2/1975:136, $2,000 - Stack's - Herman Halpern Collection - Stack's 3/1988:116, $7,150 - Anthony Terranova, 3/1988 - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. - Early American Coppers 4/1989:57, $7,500 - Robinson S. Brown, Jr. Collection - Superior 1/1996:119, $15,400 - Douglas F. Bird - Dennis Mendelson - Thomas D. Reynolds, 1/1997 - Walt Husak Collection - Heritage 2/2008:2085, $115,000

5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
5 MS64BN PCGS grade
10 MS64BN estimated grade
#1 MS66BN PCGS grade

S-91.  England in 1956- Stack’s (privately), 1/1957 - Dorothy Paschal - Dr. William H. Sheldon 4/1972 - R. E. Naftzger, Jr., 2/1992 - Eric Streiner - Jay Parrino (The Mint) 4/1996 - Jack Wadlington (via Bob Grellman & Chris McCawley) 11/2005 - Dan Holmes Collection - Goldbergs 9/2009:147, $207,000

#1 MS66BN PCGS grade
#3 MS65BN PCGS grade

S-84.  William Sheldon Collection - R.E. Naftzger Collection - Werner Family Collection - Stack’s/Bowers 8/2012:11168, $201,250

#3 MS65BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade

S-84.  Francis H. Lee, circa 1913 - Essex Institute - Stack's 2/1975:136, $2,000 - Stack's - Herman Halpern Collection - Stack's 3/1988:116, $7,150 - Anthony Terranova, 3/1988 - R.E. Naftzger, Jr. - Early American Coppers 4/1989:57, $7,500 - Robinson S. Brown, Jr. Collection - Superior 1/1996:119, $15,400 - Douglas F. Bird - Dennis Mendelson - Thomas D. Reynolds, 1/1997 - Walt Husak Collection - Heritage 2/2008:2085, $115,000

#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#5 MS64BN PCGS grade
#10 MS64BN estimated grade