1797 Liberty Cap Half Cent, Facing Right
1797 Liberty Cap Half Cent, Facing Right
1797 Liberty Cap, Facing Left, Half Cent
1797 Type Above

SPECIFICATIONS:
Designer: undetermined; possible candidates include Joseph Wright or Adam Eckfeldt

Diameter: 22 millimeters

Metal content:
Copper - 100%

Weight: 104 grains (6.74 grams)

Edge: Lettered ("TWO HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR")

Mintmark: None (all 1793 Half Cents were struck at the Philadelphia Mint)


Pictures courtesy of HA.com
View mintage and price guide for Liberty Cap Half Cents click here
Have numismatic question click here
CoinHELP! Coin Collector's Resource Web Site
CoinHELP!