Half Dime


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Half Dime

A coin minted in the United States between 1792 and 1873 worth 1/20 of one dollar.
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Other highlights from The Good River Collection include: 1794 Half Dime NGC MS67, 1797 $10 Large Eagle NGC MS61, 1909 $20 NGC Proof 66, 1879 Flowing Hair $4 Stella NGC PR63, 1839 25c No Drapery NGC MS66, 1918/7-S 25c PCGS MS64, 1860-O Seated Liberty Dollar NGC MS66, 1897-O Morgan Dollar PCGS MS66, 1901 Philadelphia Morgan Dollar NGC MS65, 1921 Peace Dollar NGC MS67, and hundreds of other superb quality coins.
Lot 713, a stunning 1795 Flowing Hair Half Dime in NGC MS64 realized $18,975.
Amongst some highlights sold on the Internet were the following: Lot 4238, the 1802 Half Dime NGC AU 50 amongst the finest known which realized $74,750; also Lot 3083, the 1909-S Indian Cent in MS 66 Red PCGS realized $17,250 against a presale estimate of $5,400-$6,400.
Cherrypickers' Guide to Rare Die Varieties of United States Coins is edited by Ken Potter and offers Volume II of an updated 5th edition covering half dimes to gold coins and bullion.