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DRAPED BUST HALF DIMES (1796-1805)

Obverse of 1796 Half Dime - Valentine 1     Reverse of 1796 Half Dime - Valentine 1

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PLAIN EAGLE REVERSE (1796-1797)

Date

Mintage for
Circulation

Mintage of
Proofs

Notes

1796

10,230

0

Look for the 1796/5 and LIKERTY varieties.

1797

44,527

0

Several varieties, including obverses with 13, 15, and 16 Stars.

Obverse of 1800 Half Dime - Valentine 1     Reverse of 1800 Half Dime - Valentine 1

Images courtesy of Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles

EAGLE WITH SHIELD REVERSE (1800-1805)

Date

Mintage for
Circulation

Mintage of
Proofs

Notes

1800

40,000

0

Look for the LIBEKTY variety.

1801

27,760

0

 

1802

3,060

0

Extremely rare!

1803

37,850

0

 

1805

15,600

0