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Coin Type Dates Average Circulated Typical Uncirculated
Half Cents Liberty Cap, Head Facing Left
(All are rare)
1793 $500.00-$5,000.00 Ask
Half Cents Liberty Cap, Head Facing Right
(Rare date: 1796)
1794-1797 $100.00-$1,500.00 Ask
Half Cents Draped Bust
(Rare date: 1802)
1800-1808 $15.00-$150.00 $500.00-$2,000.00
Half Cents Classic Head
(Rare dates: 1831, 1836)
1809-1836 $15.00-$50.00 $125.00-$300.00
Half Cents Coronet Type
(Rare dates: 1840-1848)
1840-1857 $15.00-$50.00 $125.00-$300.00

Proof Sets
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PROOF SETS Price Range
1936   $5,000.00 to $5,500.00
1937   $2,700.00 to $3,000.00
1938   $1,400.00 to $1,700.00
1939   $1,300.00 to $1,500.00
1940   $1,100.00 to $1,300.00
1941   $1,100.00 to $1,300.00
1942   $1,000.00 to $1,200.00
1942 (6pc set)   $1,100.00 to $1,300.00
1950   $500.00 to $575.00
1951   $450.00 to $525.00
1952   $250.00 to $300.00
1953   $230.00 to $275.00
1954   $130.00 to $160.00
1955   $100.00 to $130.00
1955 (flat)   $140.00 to $170.00
1956   $50.00 to $60.00
1957   $25.00 to $30.00
1958   $60.00 to $70.00
1959   $20.00 to $25.00
1960   $15.00 to $17.00
1960 (sm date)   $40.00 to $45.00
1961   $8.00 to $10.00
1962   $8.00 to $10.00
1963   $11.00 to $13.00
1964   $8.00 to $10.00
1968-S   $6.00 to $7.00
1968-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $8,000.00 to $9,000.00
1969-S   $6.00 to $7.00
1970-S   $12.00 to $14.00
1970-S (sm date)   $80.00 to $100.00
1970-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $1,300.00 to $1,500.00
1971-S   $5.00 to $6.00
1971-S (no 'S' 5 cent)   $1,000.00 to $1,200.00
1972-S   $3.50 to $5.00
1973-S   $10.00 to $12.00
1974-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1975-S   $11.00 to $13.00
1975-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $35,000.00 to $42,500.00
1976-S (3 pc 40%)   $13.00 to $16.00
1976-S   $6.00 to $8.00
1977-S   $6.00 to $7.00
1978-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1979-S   $8.00 to $10.00
1979-S (type 2)   $95.00 to $110.00
1980-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1981-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1981-S (type 2)   $275.00 to $350.00
1982-S   $3.00 to $4.00
1983-S   $4.50 to $6.00
1983-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $950.00 to $1,100.00
1983-S Pres.   $80.00 to $95.00
1984-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1984-S Pres.   $18.00 to $21.00
1985-S   $3.50 to $5.00
   
PROOF SETS CONTINUED Price Range
1986-S   $14.00 to $17.00
1986-S Pres   $25.00 to $30.00
1987-S   $3.00 to $4.50
1987-S Pres   $16.00 to $19.00
1988-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1988-S Pres   $20.00 to $30.00
1989-S   $6.00 to $8.00
1989-S Pres   $25.00 to $35.00
1990-S   $7.00 to $8.00
1990-S (no 'S' 1 cent)   $5,500.00 to $6,500.00
1990-S Pres   $20.00 to $30.00
1990-S Pres no 'S'   $5,500.00 to $6,500.00
1991-S   $12.00 to $15.00
1991-S Pres   $55.00 to $70.00
1992-S   $5.00 to $7.00
1992-S Pres   $110.00 to $140.00
1992-S Silver   $13.00 to $15.00
1992-S Prem Silver   $13.00 to $15.00
1993-S   $11.00 to $14.00
1993-S Pres   $35.00 to $45.00
1993-S Silver   $25.00 to $35.00
1993-S Prem Silver   $25.00 to $35.00
1994-S   $18.00 to $25.00
1994-S Pres   $45.00 to $55.00
1994-S Silver   $30.00 to $40.00
1994-S Prem Silver   $35.00 to $45.00
1995-S   $65.00 to $80.00
1995-S Pres   $210.00 to $240.00
1995-S Silver   $75.00 to $90.00
1995-S Prem Silver   $80.00 to $95.00
1996-S   $12.00 to $15.00
1996-S Pres   $375.00 to $450.00
1996-S Silver   $35.00 to $45.00
1996-S Prem Silver   $40.00 to $50.00
1997-S   $45.00 to $55.00
1997-S Pres   $170.00 to $200.00
1997-S Silver   $70.00 to $80.00
1997-S Prem Silver   $70.00 to $85.00
1998-S   $25.00 to $35.00
1998-S Silver   $30.00 to $40.00
1998-S Prem Silver   $30.00 to $40.00
1999-S (9pc)   $65.00 to $75.00
1999-S Quarters   $35.00 to $45.00
1999-S Silver   $220.00 to $250.00
2000-S (10pc)   $15.00 to $17.00
2000-S Quarters   $12.00 to $14.00
2000-S Silver   $25.00 to $30.00
2001-S (10pc)   $60.00 to $70.00
2001-S Quarters   $25.00 to $30.00
2001-S Silver   $95.00 to $110.00
2002-S (10pc)   $40.00 to $45.00
2002-S Quarters   $20.00 to $25.00
2002-S Silver   $60.00 to $70.00
  

Mint Sets
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MINT SETS Price Range
1947*   $950.00 to $1,100.00
1948*   $425.00 to $525.00
1949**   $600.00 to $725.00
1951   $600.00 to $725.00
1952   $550.00 to $650.00
1953   $400.00 to $500.00
1954   $200.00 to $240.00
1955   $120.00 to $150.00
1956   $110.00 to $140.00
1957   $180.00 to $220.00
1958   $110.00 to $140.00
1959***   $35.00 to $45.00
1960   $20.00 to $25.00
1961   $35.00 to $40.00
1962   $14.00 to $17.00
1963   $10.00 to $12.00
1964   $8.00 to $10.00
1965 SMS   $9.00 to $11.00
1966 SMS   $10.00 to $12.00
1967 SMS   $16.00 to $18.00
1968   $2.50 to $3.50
1969   $4.50 to $6.00
1970   $16.00 to $18.00
1970 sm date   $35.00 to $45.00
1971   $2.50 to $3.00
1972   $2.50 to $3.00
1973   $17.00 to $20.00
1974   $5.00 to $7.00
   
MINT SETS CONTINUED Price Range
1975   $7.00 to $9.00
1976-S (3pc)   $12.00 to $15.00
1976   $7.00 to $9.00
1977   $6.00 to $8.00
1978   $7.00 to $9.00
1979   $4.00 to $6.00
1980   $5.00 to $6.00
1981**   $11.00 to $13.00
1984   $3.50 to $4.50
1985   $5.00 to $6.00
1986   $15.00 to $18.00
1987   $5.00 to $7.00
1988   $5.00 to $7.00
1989   $4.50 to $6.00
1990   $4.00 to $6.00
1991   $7.00 to $10.00
1992   $4.00 to $6.00
1993   $8.00 to $10.00
1994   $7.00 to $9.00
1995   $20.00 to $25.00
1996   $15.00 to $18.00
1997   $30.00 to $35.00
1998   $11.00 to $13.00
1999   $25.00 to $35.00
2000   $11.00 to $13.00
2001   $16.00 to $18.00
2002   $13.00 to $15.00
2003   $20.00 to $25.00

*Note: No mint sets were issued in 1950,82,83.
**Note: 1947-58 are Treasury issued double sets.
***Note: 1959 to current are single issue sets.

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