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1853 Half Cent - Cohen 1 Obverse     1853 Half Cent - Cohen 1 Reverse


1853 HALF CENT - COHEN 1

Variety Nickname:
None

Rarity: Common

Variety Equivalents: Breen 1

 

 

Images courtesy of Early American History Auctions

Recent appearances:
NGC MS-65 Brown
- Superior 1/2005:65

NGC MS-64 Brown.  Ex - Christopher Young collection - Heritage Numismatic Auction's "Central States Signature Sale", April 5-6, 2001, Lot 5642

PCGS MS-63 Brown (Del Bland MS-60).  Ex - John Boss, circa 1945 - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "The Benson Collection" Sale - Part 1, February 16-20, 2001, illustrated, Lot 233, illustrated, sold for $264.00

MS-63.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 53, sold for $230.00

MS-63.  Ex- Stack's "The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 54, sold  for $373.75

ANACS MS-63.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 70, sold for $718.75

NGC MS-63 Brown.  Ex - Dr. Joseph M. Seventko collection - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 7477, not illustrated, sold for $172.50

MS-63 Brown.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 132, illustrated, sold for $195.00

ANACS MS-62.  Ex - Stack's "The University of Notre Dame Sale", March 20-21, 2001, Lot 71, sold for $230.00

Del Bland MS-62.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coin & Collectibles' "The Fairchild Family Trust Collection Sale", May 28-30, 2001, Lot 133, illustrated, sold for $920.00

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