1839 - 1857 Liberty Head (Braided Hair) Cent

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Braided Hair Large Cent Specifications

Weight:

10.89 grams

Content:

100% copper

Diameter (1839):

28-29 millimeters

Diameter (1840-1857):

27 millimeters

Edge:

Plain

Designer (1839):

Robert Scot, modified by Christian Gobrecht. (Obverse of one Braided Hair variety.)

Designer (1840-1857):

Christian Gobrecht
Year/ Mint MarkCirculation StrikesProof Strikes
18393,128,661 (includes some Matron Head varieties)0
18402,462,700About 20
18411,597,367About 30
18422,383,390About 20
18432,425,342About 20
18442,398,752About 30
18453,894,804About 20
18464,120,800About 30
18476,183,669About 20
18486,415,799About 20
18494,178,500About 20
18504,426,844About 20
18519,889,7070
18525,063,094About 20
18536,641,1310
18544,236,156About 30
18551,574,829About 100
18562,690,463About 150
1857333,456About 200

Mint Mark Legend

Just below the wreath on the reverse.
Mint MarkMintDate of Operation
NonePhiladelphia1793-present

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1852 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT 8342
1852 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT  8342
SAMPLE SLAB 1845 LARGE CENT COIN NAAC USA
SAMPLE SLAB 1845 LARGE CENT COIN NAAC  USA
8 1827 1851 UNITED STATES LARGE CENT COIN LOT
 8  1827  1851 UNITED STATES LARGE CENT COIN LOT
1852 ONE CENT
1852 ONE CENT
1856 N 14 PCGS MS 64 BN BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1856 N 14 PCGS MS 64 BN BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1856 N 13 R 2 PCGS MS 63 BN BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1856 N 13 R 2 PCGS MS 63 BN BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1856 N 4 R 3 PCGS MS 63 BN SLANTED 5 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1856 N 4 R 3 PCGS MS 63 BN SLANTED 5 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1852 N 16 PCGS MS 63 BN BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1852 N 16 PCGS MS 63 BN BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1840 N 8 NGC MS 65 BN LG DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1840 N 8 NGC MS 65 BN LG DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1840 N 3 NGC MS 64 BN SM DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1840 N 3 NGC MS 64 BN SM DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
LITTLETON ENCASED 1793 1857 LARGE CENT 1853 GENUINE LARGE CENT
LITTLETON ENCASED 1793 1857  LARGE CENT   1853 GENUINE LARGE CENT
1854 N 28 A R 5 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1854 N 28 A  R 5  BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1846 N 16 A R 5 TALL DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1846 N 16 A  R 5  TALL DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1846 N 14 A R 2 TALL DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
1846 N 14 A  R 2 TALL DATE BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT COIN 1C
3X LARGE CENT COINS 1841 '43 '47 LOT OF 3 COINS
3X LARGE CENT COINS   1841 '43 '47 LOT OF 3 COINS
1856 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT PCGS GENUINE CLEANED XF DETAIL N 14 SLANTED 5
1856 BRAIDED HAIR LARGE CENT PCGS GENUINE CLEANED XF DETAIL N 14 SLANTED 5
 

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