Grading Capped Bust Half Eagles
Below are the typical grading standards for Capped Bust Half Eagles.
F12 Fine- Liberty on cap legible but partly weak..
VF20 Very Fine- Headband edges slightly worn. LIBERTY bold.
EF40 Extremely Fine- Slight wear on highest portions of hair, 80% of major curls plain.
AU50 About Uncirculated- Trace of wear above eye and on top of cap, cheek, and hair.
AU55 Choice About Uncirculated- Evidence of friction on design high points. Some original mint luster present.
MS60 Uncirculated- No trace of wear. Light blemishes.
MS63 Choice Uncirculated- Some distracting contact marks or blemishes in prime focal areas. Impaired luster possible.
Top Tier Certified Capped Bust Half Eagles on eBay
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