1806 Draped Bust Half Dollars : 6 Over 5

Heraldic Eagle Reverse

Mintage: N/A
Minted at: Philadelphia

Designer - Engraver: Robert Scot
Metal Composition: 89% Silver - 11% Copper

Diameter: 32.5 mm
Mass / Weight: 13.48 grams

What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
1806/5 Draped Bust Half Dollar - 6 Over 5 Overdate
One major variety is the 1806/5 Draped Bust Half Dollar featuring a "6" over "5" overdate. An 1806 date is struck over an 1805 date - which resulted in parts of the underlying "5" being visible within the "6". In addition - Parts of the "0" is doubled as portions of an underlying "0" can be seen within the number - and also a small part of the doubled "8" can sometimes be seen towards the bottom-right of the number. These features are depicted by the arrows in the example image of the coin above.
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)
$271$358$455$922$2,043$4,970$10,779--

The 1806 Draped Bust Half Dollar (6 Over 5 Variety) is worth $358 in average condition and can be worth $10,779 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: $6.3644





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