Grading Capped Bust Half Dimes
Below are the typical grading standards for Capped Bust Half Dimes.
G4 Good- Bust outlined, no detail. Date and legend readable.
VG8 Very Good- Complete legend and date plain. At least 3 letters of LIBERTY show clearly.
F12 Fine- All letters in LIBERTY show.
VF20 Very Fine- Full rims. Ear and shoulder clasp show plainly.
EF40 Extremely Fine- Ear very distinct, eyebrow and hair well defined.
AU50 About Uncirculated- Has traces of light wear on many of the high points. At least half of the mint luster is still present.
MS60 Uncirculated- No trace of wear. Light blemishes.
MS63 Select Uncirculated- No trace of wear. Light blemishes. Attractive mint luster.
Top Tier Certified Capped Bust Half Dimes on eBay
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