Liberty Seated Half Dimes

No Stars Obverse (1837-1838)


1835 started off with a bang. On January 30th, an assailant fired two shots at President Andrew Jackson as he was leaving the House chamber. The shots missed. Ironically, a short time later, Samuel Colt patented his revolver. In early spring, Georgia passed the death penalty for anyone publishing anything that could incite slave rebellions. Abolitionists ranted, while most of the South approved. Lots of tension, lots of change.

Changes also led to the Mint becoming a very busy place. For the first time ever, there was a large amount of silver and gold available for use. New steam technology brought the introduction of modern, state of the art coining presses which could strike coins quickly and efficiently in a close collar. These factors were instrumental in the Mint’s entering the modern era.

Newly appointed Mint Director Robert M. Patterson had strong feelings about his own vision of the .... (Expand Text)

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1837 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, NO STARS, LARGE DATE MS67

1837/1837. LARGE DATE. GEM TONING. TIED FOR HIGHEST GRADED.
$14,950.00

1837 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, NO STARS, SMALL DATE MS67

NO STARS. SMALL DATE. GEM SATIN LUSTER. TIED FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT NGC.
$17,500.00

1838 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, NO DRAPERY MS67

LARGE STARS. LOVELY AMBER BLUE COLOR. CAC.
$7,950.00

1838-O LIBERTY SEATED H10C, NO STARS MS62

NO STARS. VERY SCARCE NEW ORLEANS MINT.
$5,750.00

1838-O LIBERTY SEATED H10C, NO STARS MS63

NO STARS. ONLY 5 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$9,750.00

1839 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, NO DRAPERY MS66

NO DRAPERY. SATIN WHITE.
$2,950.00

1842 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, DRAPERY PR65

GEM SURFACES. ONLY 8 STRUCK. JUST 1 GRADED HIGHER.
$29,500.00

1844-O LIBERTY SEATED H10C, DRAPERY MS64

PRISTINE SURFACES. TIED WITH OTHER FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT NGC
$11,950.00

1846 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, DRAPERY PR66

FABULOUS GEM. ONLY 18 STRUCK. JUST 1 GRADED HIGHER. CAC.
$49,500.00

1847 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, DRAPERY MS67

SATIN WHITE GEM. JUST 1 GRADED HIGHER AT NGC.
$4,650.00

1849 LIBERTY SEATED H10C PR66

EST 8-12 STRUCK. TIED FOR NUMERICAL HIGHEST GRADE. PITTMAN.
$37,500.00

1850 LIBERTY SEATED H10C PR65

GEM. ONLY 5 KNOWN. TIED WITH ANOTHER FOR HIGHEST GRADED. PITTMAN PEDIGREE.
$43,500.00

1852-O LIBERTY SEATED H10C, DRAPERY MS66

GEM SURFACES. TIED WITH 1 OTHER FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT NGC.
$12,500.00

1853 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, ARROWS MS67

ARROWS. GEM WHITE! TIED FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT NGC.
$9,950.00

1853 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, ARROWS MS67

ARROWS. LOVELY IRIDESCENT COLOR. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER.
$8,950.00

1853 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, ARROWS MS67

ARROWS. GEM SATIN LOOK. TIED FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT NGC.
$8,500.00

1854 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, ARROWS MS67

ARROWS. GENTLY TONED. TIED FOR HIGHEST GRADED.
$10,500.00

1855 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, ARROWS MS67

ARROWS. GEM WHITE. ONLY 1 GRADED HIGHER.
$11,950.00

1855 LIBERTY SEATED H10C, ARROWS PR66

ARROWS. GEM PROOF. ONLY 20 STRUCK. TIED WITH 1 OTHER COIN FOR HIGHEST GRADED AT PCGS. CAC.
$27,500.00

1856 LIBERTY SEATED H10C PR66

GEM PROOF. ONLY 50 STRUCK. JUST 1 COIN GRADED HIGHER AT PCGS
$12,950.00

1856 LIBERTY SEATED H10C PR66+ Cameo

GEM PROOF. ONLY 50 STRUCK. ONLY 1 COIN GRADED HIGHER. GARRETT PEDIGREE.
$12,950.00