Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Gem 1795 Grate Halfpenny
    Large Buttons, Reeded Edge, Baker-29AA

    1795 1/2P Washington Grate Halfpenny, Large Buttons, Reeded Edge MS65 Brown PCGS. Baker-29AA. This impressive Gem has semi-prooflike fields and beautiful tan-brown and gunmetal-blue toning. The strike is exquisite, and even the aid of a loupe locates only trivial imperfections. A middle die state with a small break through the F in FIRM. Listed on page 79 of the 2008 Guide Book. Population: 4 in 65 Brown, 0 finer (4/08).
    From The Liberty Collection of American Colonial Coinage, Part Three.

    Coin Index Numbers: (NGC ID# 2B7M, PCGS# 746)


    Learn more at the Newman Numismatic Portal at Washington University in St. Louis.

    View all of [The Liberty Collection of U.S. Colonial Coins, Part Three ]

    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May-Jun, 2008
    28th-2nd Wednesday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 385

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 April 21 - 27 Central States World Coins Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thank you so much, everything went great with Heritage selling the coins.
    Frankie F.,
    North Bergen, NJ
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search