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1802 Mint Set

Number of Required Items

6
Current Finest Possible Set Rating

58.714
The 1802 Mint Set is tough! Seriously tough in fact. The 1802 Half Dime is one of the classic rarities in United States coins thanks to a small mintage (3,060) and a low survival rate. With an estimated 35 survivors, locating one is only the first problem. Paying for it is the second, as pretty much anything you'd want to look at will cost you six figures. Your troubles don't end there, for the 1802 Half Cent is also a tough coin – the Reverse of 1800 prohibitively so, but the Reverse of 1802 is just plain scarce. The Half Dollar is also a better date, selling on average for about 3X a "common date" price. Really, only the Cent and Dollar are common dates for the type. But that matters little. To complete this set you need the Half Dime. Good luck.

Notes: This set has bonuses. Please see the Set Composition for a listing.


All Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 Louis Eliasberg 100.00% 44.62 R 44.62 44.62
2 J.J. Pittman 83.33% 40.63 R 40.63 36.76
3 Garrett Collection 100.00% 34.33 R 34.62 34.62
4 William Dunham 100.00% 33.19 R 33.19 33.19
5 Waldo Newcomer 100.00% 33.05 R 33.05 33.05

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 jaenfield 16.67% 12.00 12.00 00.57