Numismatic and Relative Rarity by Type

Relative Rarity By Type compares the Numismatic Rarity of all the coins of a particular class and assigns a ranking based on that comparison. For example, 1/49 indicates that this coin is the rarest of its class of 49 members; 12/68 means that this coin is the 12th rarest out of 68; and 14/14 means that this coin is the most common of its class.

Explanation of the PCGS CoinFacts Rarity Scale

  Num. Rarity Rel. Rarity
PCGS # Description Mintage All 60+ 65+ All 60+ 65+
1248 1840 1/2C Original, BN 18 9.5 9.5 9.9 14 14 15
1254 1841 1/2C Original, BN 24 8.9 9 9.7 27 26 26
1257 1841 1/2C Restrike, BN 16 9.6 9.6 9.8 12 12 21
1260 1842 1/2C Original, BN 15 9.6 9.6 9.9 12 12 15
1263 1842 1/2C Restrike, BN 27 9.5 9.5 10.1 14 14 1
1266 1843 1/2C Original, BN 21 9.2 9.2 9.9 25 25 15
1269 1843 1/2C Restrike, BN 30 9.7 9.7 9.8 9 10 21
1272 1844 1/2C Original, BN 16 9.5 9.5 10.1 14 14 1
1275 1844 1/2C Restrike, BN 30 9.5 9.5 9.9 14 14 15
1278 1845 1/2C Original, BN 15 9.9 9.9 10.1 6 6 1
1281 1845 1/2C Restrike, BN 20 9.5 9.5 9.8 14 14 21
1284 1846 1/2C Original, BN 18 9.5 9.5 9.9 14 14 15
1290 1847 1/2C Original, BN 20 9.5 9.5 10.1 14 14 1
1293 1847 1/2C Restrike, BN 27 9.3 9.3 9.7 23 23 26
1296 1848 1/2C Original, BN 15 9.7 9.7 10.1 9 10 1
1299 1848 1/2C Restrike, BN 30 9.3 9.3 9.8 23 23 21
1308 1849 1/2C Large Date, BN 5 9.9 9.9 10.1 6 6 1
1302 1849 1/2C Small Date, Original, BN 12 9.7 9.8 10.1 9 8 1
1305 1849 1/2C Small Date, Restrike, BN 15 9.5 9.5 9.9 14 14 15
1311 1850 1/2C, BN 12 9.5 9.5 10 14 14 14
1314 1851 1/2C Cohen 1, BN 5 10 10 10.1 4 4 1
35399 1852 1/2C Original, Large Berries, BN 0 10 10 10.1 4 4 1
35402 1852 1/2C Restrike, BN 60 8.5 8.5 9.5 28 28 30
1320 1853 1/2C, BN 5 10.1 10.1 10.1 1 1 1
1323 1854 1/2C, BN 30 9.8 9.8 10.1 8 8 1
1326 1855 1/2C, BN 40 9 9 9.8 26 26 21
35423 1856 1/2C Restrike, BN 225 10.1 10.1 10.1 1 1 1
1329 1856 1/2C, BN 225 8.5 8.5 9.7 28 28 26
35429 1857 1/2C Restrike, BN 266 10.1 10.1 10.1 1 1 1
1332 1857 1/2C, BN 266 8.2 8.2 9.7 30 30 26
PCGS # Description Mintage All 60+ 65+ All 60+ 65+
  Num. Rarity Rel. Rarity