Grading Draped Bust Half Cents
Below are the typical grading standards for Draped Bust Half Cents.
AG3 About Good- Clear enough to identify.
G4 Good- Bust outline clear, few details, date readable. Reverse lettering worn and incomplete.
VG8 Very Good- Some drapery shows. Date and legends complete.
F12 Fine- Shoulder drapery and hair over brow worn smooth.
VF20 Very Fine- Only slight wear in above areas. Slight wear on reverse.
EF40 Extremely Fine- Light wear on highest parts of head and wreath.
AU50 About Uncirculated- Wear slight on the hair above forehead.
Top Tier Certified Draped Bust Half Cents on eBay
Click on any of the boxes to see much larger images and prices. These are all top tier certified Draped Bust Half Cents that you can use for comparing to your coins. Only PCGS, NGC, ANACS, ICG, NCS, CCCS, and ICCS.