1843 1/2C Original, BN (Proof)

Series: Braided Hair Half Cents 1840-1857

PCGS PR66BN

PCGS PR66BN

PCGS PR63BN

PCGS PR63BN

PCGS PR63BN

PCGS PR63BN

PCGS #:
1266
Designer:
Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
23.00 millimeters
Weight:
5.44 grams
Mintage:
21
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 18 R-9.2 22 / 30 22 / 30
60 or Better 18 R-9.2 22 / 30 22 / 30
65 or Better 2 R-9.9 2 / 30 TIE 2 / 30 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 18
60 or Better 18
65 or Better 2
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-9.2
60 or Better R-9.2
65 or Better R-9.9
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 22 / 30
60 or Better 22 / 30
65 or Better 2 / 30 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 22 / 30
60 or Better 22 / 30
65 or Better 2 / 30 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR66BN PCGS grade

Joseph Brobston Collection - Stack's FPL #69 1/1963, listed for $725 - Philip M. Showers Collection - Stack's, sold privately in 1969 - Willis Harrington duPont Collection - Fred S. "Freddy" Werner, sold privately in 2/1976 - Superior, sold privately in 2/1976 - Joe Flynn & Son Rare Coins, Inc. (Joseph S. Flynn, Jr.), sold privately on 4/20/1976 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 43.1.1) - Goldbergs 1/2014:164, $89,125

1 PR66BN PCGS grade
3 PR65BN PCGS grade
4 PR64BN PCGS grade
4 PR64BN PCGS grade
4 PR64BN PCGS grade
4 PR64BN PCGS grade
4 PR64BN estimated grade
4 PR64BN estimated grade
10 PR63BN PCGS grade
#1 PR66BN PCGS grade

Joseph Brobston Collection - Stack's FPL #69 1/1963, listed for $725 - Philip M. Showers Collection - Stack's, sold privately in 1969 - Willis Harrington duPont Collection - Fred S. "Freddy" Werner, sold privately in 2/1976 - Superior, sold privately in 2/1976 - Joe Flynn & Son Rare Coins, Inc. (Joseph S. Flynn, Jr.), sold privately on 4/20/1976 - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 43.1.1) - Goldbergs 1/2014:164, $89,125

#1 PR66BN PCGS grade
#3 PR65BN PCGS grade
#4 PR64BN PCGS grade
#4 PR64BN PCGS grade
#4 PR64BN PCGS grade
#4 PR64BN PCGS grade
#4 PR64BN estimated grade
#4 PR64BN estimated grade
#10 PR63BN PCGS grade