The 1805 Draped Bust large cents have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.

1805 Large Cent

Specifications

Type: Draped Bust Large Cent
Year: 1805
Face Value: $0.01
Composition: Copper
Total Weight: 10.89 grams

There is no mint mark on this coin. Each coin was minted in Philadelphia.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1805 Philadelphia 941,116

Value

The 1805 large cent is worth around $60 in about good condition. In good condition the value is around $90. In very fine condition the value is around $600. Coins in extremely fine condition can sell for around $2,250.

Grading System

About good- The details on the coin can be identified.

Good- The lettering is worn but clear. The date is clear. The bust lacks detail.

Very fine- Liberty's hair lines are slightly worn. The hair over Liberty's brow is more defined.

Extremely fine- The hair above Liberty's forehead and above her ear is outlined and detailed. There is only slight wear on the olive leaves.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1806 Large Cent