Grading Draped Bust Half Dimes
Below are the typical grading standards for Draped Bust Half Dimes.
AG3 Almost Good- Details clear enough to identify.
G4 Good- Date, stars, LIBERTY readable. Bust outlined but no details.
VG8 Very Good- Some details show.
F12 Fine- Hair and drapery lines worn but visible.
VF20 Very Fine- Only left of drapery indistinct.
EF40 Extremely Fine- All hairlines show details.
AU50 About Uncirculated- Slight wear on bust, shoulder and hair; wear on head and top of small eagle's wings.
MS60 Uncirculated- No trace of wear. Light blemishes.
MS63 Uncirculated- Some distracting marks or blemishes in prime focal areas. Luster may be impaired.
Top Tier Certified Draped Bust Half Dimes on eBay
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