The 1811 Classic Head large cents have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.

1811 Large Cent

Specifications

Type: Classic Head Large Cent
Year: 1811
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.

Two different varieties exist for this coin. There is the variety the normal date, and the variety with the last 1 over 0 in the date. See the image below for reference.

1811 Large Cent Normal Date vs Last 1 Over 0

Series Location Quantity Minted
1811 Philadelphia 218,025

Value

The 1811 large cent with the normal date is worth around $125 in about good condition. In good condition the value is around $275. In very fine condition the value is around $1,850. Coins in extremely fine condition can sell for around $4,000.

The 1811 large cent with the last 1 over 0 in the date is worth around $150 in about good condition. In good condition the value is around $325. In very fine condition the value is around $2,250. Coins in extremely fine condition can sell for around $8,000.

Grading System

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

Good- The date, legends, and stars are worn but plain.

Very fine- Liberty's hair lines show some detail. The leaves on the reverse side of the coin show slight wear.

Extremely fine- Liberty's hair lines are sharp. There is very slight wear on the high points of the design.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1812 Large Cent
1810 Large Cent