1808 Draped Bust Half Cents : 8 Over 7

Early Copper Half Penny

Mintage: N/A
Minted at: Philadelphia (No Mint Mark)

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

Diameter: 23.5 mm
Mass / Weight: 5.44 grams

What This Coin Looks Like (Obverse, Reverse, Mint Mark Location, Special Features, etc.):
1808/7 Draped Bust Half Cent Penny - 8 Over 7 Overdate Error
One major variety of the 1808 Draped Bust Half Cent (Penny) is the 1808/7 Overdate error. This features an 1808 date struck over an 1807 date which resulted in bits of the underlying "7" appearing just above the last "8" in the date. An example of this is depicted by the arrows in the image above.
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USA Coin Book Estimated Value of 1808 Draped Bust Half Cent (8 Over 7 Variety) is Worth $408 in Average Condition and can be Worth $554,432 or more in Uncirculated (MS+) 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: $0.0518

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