The 1826 Classic Head half cents have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.
Type: Classic Head Half Cent
Face Value: $0.005
Total Weight: 5.44 grams
There is no mint mark on this coin. Each coin was minted in Philadelphia.
The 1826 half cent is worth around $80 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $115. In extremely fine condition the value is around $150. In uncirculated condition the price is around $600 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS-63BN can sell for around $1,000.
Good- The word "LIBERTY" inscribed on Liberty's headband is partially visible. The stars, date, and lettering are worn but visible.
Very fine- Liberty's hair is just slightly worn. The lettering is clear.
Extremely fine- Liberty's hair and the laurel leaves only show light wear on the highest points.
MS 60 uncirculated- There are no signs of wear. The coin has luster, but there may be a few stains, abrasions, or surface marks.
MS-63BN choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent. The color is brown.
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