1808 HALF CENT
PCGS No: 1107, 1108, 1110, 1111
Circulation strikes: 400,000
Designer: Robert Scot
Diameter: ±23.5 millimeters
Copper - 100%
Weight: 84 grains (5.44 grams)
Mintmark: None (all 1808 Half
Cents were struck at the Philadelphia Mint)
Images courtesy of Superior
Stamp and Coin
Cohen 1 -
Cohen 2 - Scarce
1808 - Normal Date
Cohen 3 - Common
The finest Brown 1808 Half Cents graded by PCGS are 2 MS-64 Browns.
The finest Brown 1808/7 Half Cents graded by PCGS are 2 AU-55 Browns.
"American Half Cents - The 'Little Half Sisters' (Second
Edition)" by Roger S. Cohen, Jr.
Encyclopedia of United States Half Cents 1793-1857" by Walter Breen
Population Report, April 2004" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service
Early American Coppers