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Obverse of 1804 Half Cent - Cohen 4     Reverse of 1804 Half Cent - Cohen 4


1804 HALF CENT - COHEN 4

Rarity: Rare

Variety Equivalents: Breen 2

Notes:
The obverse die of this variety was also used later on:
1804 Cohen 2

The reverse die of this variety was also used later on:
1804 Cohen 5

Images courtesy of Gene Braig

Significant examples:
"MS-63 R&B".  Ex - Stack's, December 1997, Lot 2001, sold for $25,300.00

Recent appearances:
"EF".  Ex - Brobston - Bowers & Merena, Norweb I, 1987, sold for $6,820.00

"VF-30".  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach" Elite Coin Auction, May 25-27, 2003, Lot 164, sold for $6,900.00 Ex Ken Pines-Dr. Wallace Lee. 

"VF-25".  Ex - Superior Galleries "Pre-Long Beach" Elite Coin Auction, May 25-27, 2003, Lot 163, sold for $6,900.00 Ex Kenneth D. Pines-Jim McGuigan- Dr. Wallace Lee-Superior 5/28/89:39-Dr. Wallace Lee. 

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"American Half Cents - The 'Little Half Sisters' (Second Edition)" by Roger S. Cohen, Jr.

"Walter Breen's Complete Encyclopedia Of U.S. And Colonial Coins" by Walter Breen

Relevant collector organizations:
Early American Coppers Club