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Liberty Cap, Head Facing Right (1794 - 1797)

Liberty Cap, Head Facing Right (1794 - 1797)
1794 - 1797

Liberty Cap, Head Facing Right (1794 - 1797)

Coin Attributes

  • Design Years: 1794
    Designer: Joseph Wright
    Engraver: Robert Scot
    Weight: 6.740 grams
    Diameter:23.5 mm
    Composition:
    • 1.0000 copper
    Edge: TWO HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR
  • Design Years: 1795
    Designer: John Smith Gardner
    Weight: 6.740 grams
    Diameter:23.5 mm
    Composition:
    • 1.0000 copper
    Edge: TWO HUNDRED FOR A DOLLAR
  • Description: thin planchet
    Design Years: 1795 - 1797
    Designer: John Smith Gardner
    Weight: 5.440 grams
    Diameter:23.5 mm
    Composition:
    • 1.0000 copper
    Edge: plain (some 1797 are either lettered or gripped)
Grade Price Guide
Circ|MS|PF
  • Description
  • Mintage
  • AG-3 About Good. About Good. Clear enough to identify.
  • G-4 Good. Good. Outline of bust of Liberty clear, no details. Date readable. Reverse lettering incomplete.
  • VG-8 Very Good. Very Good. Some hair details. Reverse lettering complete.
  • F-12 Fine. Fine. Most of hair detail visible. Leaves worn, but all visible.
  • VF-20 Very Fine. Very Fine. Hair near ear and forehead worn, other areas distinct. Some details in leaves visible.
  • EF-40 Extremely Fine. Extremely Fine. Light wear on highest parts of head and wreath.
  • AU-50 About Uncirculated. About Uncirculated. Only a trace of wear on Liberty’s face.
  • MS-60BN Mint State. Mint State.
  • MS-63BN Mint State. Mint State.
  • 1794
  • 81,600
    • 1795
    • 139,690
      • 1796
      • 1,390
        • 1797
        • 127,840
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