1829 Coronet Liberty Head Large Cents : Medium Letters

Matron Early Copper Penny

Mintage: N/A
Minted at: Philadelphia

Designer - Engraver: Robert Scot
Metal Composition: 100% Copper

Diameter: 28.5 mm
Mass / Weight: 10.89 grams

What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
1829 Coronet Head Large Cent Penny - Medium Letters
One major variety is the 1829 Coronet Head Large Cent (Penny) with Medium Letters on the reverse of the coin. The letters around the rim of the reverse are smaller. One of the most notable features is the three letter "A"s in the words UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. In some cases the inside of the "A" will also be filled in as depicted below. The last "A" in the word "AMERICA" is also slightly doubled and parts of the underlying "A" can be seen just to the left of the letter. The difference between the Large Letters vs Medium Letters is depicted below in the example comparison image of both coins:

1829 Large Letters vs Medium Letters Coronet Head Large Cent - Difference and Comparison
Coin value chart: Typical coin prices, values and worth in USD based on grade/condition
Good
(G-4)
Very Good
(VG-8)
Fine
(F-12)
Very Fine
(VF-20)
Extremely Fine
(EF-40)
About Uncirculated
(AU-50)
Uncirculated
(MS-60)
Uncirculated
(MS-63)
Proof
(PR-63)
$20$31$108$343$816$2,523$6,396$10,625-

The 1829 Coronet Liberty Head Large Cent (Medium Letters Variety) is worth $31 in average condition and can be worth $6,396 or more in uncirculated mint condition. Click here to learn how to use coin price charts. Also, click here to learn about grading coins. The Melt Value shown below is how valuable the coin's metal is worth (bare minimum value of coin). Click here to see the Melt Value of every US coin.


MELT VALUE: $0.0689





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