Value of 1853 Braided Hair Half Cent
History, Information, and Value of 1853 Braided Hair Half Cent
Value of 1853 C-1 Braided Hair Half Cent
W-1 | C-1, B-1 | Breen dies: 1-A. | No Proofs have been confirmed for the 1853 Braided Hair Half Cent, W-1. Somewhat more than 5,500 and as many as 7,500 examples are thought to exist of this high-mintage date. Any and every grade desired can be found, including Mint State coins that are brown more often than not.
The obverse text of the Braided Hair Half Cent reads “Liberty, 1853.” The reverse of the coins read “United States of America, Half Cent.” If you are selling your coin, please consider contacting our rare coin experts, or consulting our rare coin price guide. We are the old coin buyer that you can trust, and we will offer you top dollar for your coin. To get an old coin appraisal, our experts will need to see an image of the rare coins you are interested in selling. Please include a front and back image of the coins.