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Obverse of Machin's Mills Halfpennies - Vlack 23-88A         Reverse of Machin's Mills Halfpennies - Vlack 23-88A

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MACHIN'S MILLS HALFPENNIES

Date Vlack Variety No. Rarity Comments
1747 1-47 Rare  
1771 2-71A Very Scarce  
1771 3-71B Rare  
1771 4-71C Extremely Rare  
1771 4-71D Extremely Rare  
1772 5-72A Very Rare  
1772 6-72A Very Rare  
1772 7-72B Very Rare  
1772 24-72C Very Rare  
1774 3-74A Very Rare  
1774 7-74A Very Rare  
1774 8-74A Very Scarce  
1775 4-75A Very Scarce  
1776 6-76A Very Scarce  
1776 9-76B Extremely Rare  
1777 10-77A Extremely Rare  
1778 11-78A Scarce  
1778 12-78B Scarce  
1778 13-78B Rare  
1783 25-83A Extremely Rare  
1784 14-84A Very Rare  
1785 15-85NY Very Rare IMMUNE COLUMBIA reverse
1786 16-86A Extremely Rare  
1786 CT-86A Extremely Rare  
1787 13-87CT Extremely Rare  
1787 17-87A Common  
1787 17-87B Common  
1787 17-87E Extremely Rare  
1787 18-87C Very Scarce  
1787 19-87C Common   
1787 20-87C Extremely Rare  
1787 VT-87C Very Common Also known as Vermont Ryder 13
1787 21II-87C Extremely Rare  
1787 21II-87DII Very Scarce  
1787 21I-87DI Very Rare  
1787 23-87C Extremely Rare  
1788 13-88CT Very Scarce  
1788 22-88VT Very Scarce Also known as Vermont Ryder 31
1788 23-88A Common  
Undated 9-87NY Extremely Rare
Recent appearances:
1778 Machin's Mills Imitation halfpenny.  VF-25.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 70, "Vlack 12-78B, Rarity-3", illustrated, sold for $1,150  From McCawley-Grellman's 2002 C4 Sale, November 2002, Lot 481

1787 Machin's Mills Imitation halfpenny.  VF-30.  Ex – American Numismatic Rarities, LLC’s “The Classics Sale,” July 25, 2003 , Lot 71, "Vlack 17-87B, Rarity-2", illustrated, sold for $948.75  From the McCawley-Grellman's 2000 C4 sale of the Mike Ringo Collection, November 2000, Lot 77.  Also offered in the 2002 C4 sale, November 2002, Lot 484