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DATE

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[CH]  COPPER HALFPENCE  1672 - 1806

GRADE

Price ()


Charles II  (1672 -75)

CH 1673 Date weak - 673 clear - no trace of a 1 !! Fair-F 85.00

William & Mary  (1689 - 94)

CH 1694 Well centred - both sides
Rev. Is very weakly struck - not worn ! VF/F+ 125.00
CH 1694 Rev. Weakly struck on left side F+/Fair 45.00
CH 1694 Well centred - legend & date clear but

slightly weak

Fair  34.00
CH 1694 Clear legend but weak
Date. Close to edge - slight clipping Fair 24.00
CH 1694 Obv. Clear legend
Rev. Legend & date bit misty Fair 20.00
CH 1694 Legend a bit misty   Date is good & clear Fair? 16.00

William III  (1695 - 1701)

CH 1696 Obv.  Only bottom bar of E of GVLIELMVS 
clear (like L) - top & middle bar VERY weak
Tiny dot at edge - at top of S of TERTIVS
(Similar to picture in Spink 3554) F+ 65.00
CH 1697 Obv.  Legend very clear  Portrait - weak F+ 65.00
1698 - 2 Reverse dies
Rev. A  Date at bottom (below exergue line)
Rev. B  Date at right (follows legend)
CH 1698 Obv. Legend & portrait - clear
Rev. Type B (follows legend)
BRITANNIA & 1698 - clear
Some light pitting F+ 60.00
1699 - 2 Reverse dies
Rev. B  Date at right (follows legend)
Rev. C  Date at bottom (below exergue line)
CH 1699 Rev. C  [ P.687]
Legend, portrait, date, etc. - all clear
Obv. Small nick at edge 12 o'clock
Rev. Britannia headless-weak strike
Date looks like 1000 - bits added to the 0's F 30.00
CH 1699 Rev. C  [P.687]
Legend, portrait, date, etc. - all clear
A bit claggy - mainly on rev. F/Fair 25.00
CH 1699 Rev. C  [P.687]
Legend, portrait, date, etc. - all clear
except Britannia's head is weakly struck Fair 22.50
CH 1699 Rev. C  [P.687]
Legend, portrait, date, etc. - all clear
except Britannia's head is weakly struck
Date: Right on edge - bases clipped Fair 20.00
CH 1699 Rev. C  [P.687]
Legend, portrait, date, etc. - mostly clear
'V' of TERTIVS pitted
Rev. Bit of pitting at edge & by Brit's feet F/Fair 18.50
CH 1699 Rev. C  [ P.687]
Legend, portrait, date, etc. - mostly clear
Rev. Britannia's head weakly struck
Date: '16' unclear - '99' clear Fair 15.00

1700 - date varieties

Large & small dates

CH 1700 Legend, portrait, date, etc. - clear
Date: Large 1700 Fair-F 35.00
CH 1700 Legend, portrait, date, etc. - clear
Obv. Very light pitting
Date: Smaller 1700 Fair 28.00
CH 1700 Obv. Legend & portrait - mainly clear
Rev. Legend is slightly misty - ITA unclear 
Date: (large) and clear Fair? 18.50
CH 1700 Obv. TERTIVS a bit misty
Rev. BRITA - clear  NN - unclear
Date: Right on edge - bases clipped
Light overall pitting Poor+ 8.50
CH (1701) Obv. Inverted A's for V's
Rev. Inverted V's for A's.
Date: Nothing showing!
Claggy on the portrait Fair 50.00

George I

CH 1717 Fair-F 22.50
CH 1718 Obv.  No stops
Tiny edge crack - 9 o'clock VF?-VF 450.00
CH 1718 F+-VF? 75.00
CH 1718 Slightly porous flan F+ 50.00
CH 1718 Slightly of axis by approx. 15% F 35.00
CH 1718 Slightly claggy surface Fair-F 17.50
1719 - 3 Obverse dies
Obv. 1  Bust as per 'Dump' issue (1717 & 18)
Obv. 2  Left shoulder strap - (3 lines) ornate 
            * Small medal at centre of lower breast plate
Obv. 3  Left shoulder strap - 2 lines [Plain]
            * NO hint of medal at centre of lower breast plate !
CH 1719 Obv. 2  [P.791] Fair-F 30.00
CH 1719 Obv. 3  [P.793]  Obv. Small nick 4 o'clock Fair-F 35.00
CH 1719 Obv. 3  [P.793]   Fair 30.00
CH 1719 Obv. 3  [P.793]  
Obv. Small edge flaw 5 o'clock
Rev. Metal flaw on Brit's head - Slightly claggy Fair/F 25.00
1720 - 1 Obverse die
Obv. 3  Left shoulder strap - 2 lines [Plain]
            * NO hint of medal at centre of lower breast plate !
            ** Small medal at centre of lower breast plate - 
            much smaller than the one on obverse 1 !
CH 1720 Obv. 3** (with medal) F-F+ 50.00
CH 1720 Obv. Breast plate unclear at base Fair 25.00
CH 1720 Obv. Breast plate unclear at base
Light overall pitting - dark green tinge  Fair 18.50
CH 1721 Obv. 3**  (Medal is tiny )
Date: Equal size numbers 
There is a bit of clag just at the back of the 2 F-F+ 40.00
CH 1721 Obv. 3
Rev. Metal flaw by B of BRIT (bit missing)
Date: Large 2 over a smaller 2 ?  Fair/F 20.00
CH 1721 Obv. 3** (with faint medal)
Date: 21 over 20 (1 to right - 0 to left - clear) Fair/F 40.00
CH 1721 Obv. 3
Date: 21 over 20 (1 to right - 0 to left - part)
Rev. Some very fine scratches Fair+/F 44.00
CH 1722 Obv. 3 - A bit claggy around back of head
Date: 2 over 1  [Unlisted] Fair/+ 85.00
CH 1723 Obv. 3** (with faint medal)
Obv. Metal flaw at edge (7 & 9 o'clock) VF-VF+ 95.00
CH 1723

Light overall pitting

F 20.00
CH 1723 Fair 18.50
CH 1723

Light overall pitting

Fair-F 20.00
CH 1723 Pitted and a bit claggy Fair+ 10.00
CH 1724 Fair/F 20.00

George II

CH 1730 Fair 11.50
CH 1731

Slightly porous surface

F 14.00
CH 1733 Fair 12.00
CH 1733 Rev.  R of BRITAN is in-filled or ??? F-F+ 45.00
CH 1734

Very slightly claggy

F+ 18.50
CH 1735 Base of letters - plain F+ 24.00
CH 1735 Base of letters - plain F 18.00
CH 1735 Base of letters - indented
Obv. Legend slightly weak
A very light claggy overall appearance F/F+ 18.50
CH 1735 Base of letters - indented
Obv. Top of legend GEORGIVS is weak Fair?/F 12.50
CH 1735 Base of letters - indented
Rev. Dot between B & R - as per after NIA !
* This variety is previously UNLISTED

Overall surface pitting

F+ 75.00
CH 1736 Slightly weakly struck in parts otherwise

a choice coin

EF 250.00
CH 1736 Date: down bar of 3 is very weak
to virtually non existent VF-VF+ 75.00
CH 1736 Date area is very weak with only single
exergue line showing F?-F 17.50
CH 1736 Obv. Slight metal flaw on head.
Struck on a thin flan 7.5 gms
normally approximately 9.5 gms
Date: The 6 is high & into the exergue line F+-VF?

110.00

1737 - date varieties

Large & small dates, etc

CH 1737 Very slight overall claggy & dark appearance
* picture of small date is of this coin F-F+ 18.50
CH 1737 A few small surface indents, etc
* picture of larger 3 in date F-F+ 17.50
CH 1738 Fair/F 15.00
CH 1738 Date: Base of numerals weak due to soft edge Fair/F 12.50
CH 1738 Some slight edge bruises Fair 10.00
CH 1739 Obv. Edge bruise 11 o'clock F+ 18.50
CH 1739 Rev. Looks like a single exergue line but
there is approx. 3 mm of a faint 2nd line
on the extreme left - below Brit's foot Fair-F 15.00
CH 1739 Obv. No stops in legend - that are clear !?
Rev. Single exergue line only visible
Slight pitting & a bit claggy Fair 50.00
CH 1740 Fair-F 12.50
CH 1742 Obv. Small dig just below chin
Rev. Britannia a bit flat F 15.00
CH 1745 Coin is overall F but head is only Fair Fair-F 15.00
CH 1745 Coin is claggy F 12.00
CH 1746

Pitting

F+-VF? 14.00
CH 1746 Fair-F 13.50
CH 1747 Rev. Small vertical flaw through 1st N of BRIT VF?-VF 40.00
CH 1748

Choice coin - with slight sheen

EF 200.00
CH 1749

Slight edge knocks & very light pitting

F-F+ 13.50
CH 1749 Fair 10.00
CH 1750 Rev. Claggy behind Brit's head F 14.00
CH 1750 Dark matt surface Fair 10.00
CH 1751 VF+ 55.00
CH 1753 VF+ 55.00
CH 1754 EF-EF+ 175.00
CH 1754 Fair? 10.00

George III

CH 1770 VF+ 65.00
CH 1770 VF/VF+ 57.50
CH 1770 Fair 10.00
CH 1771

A well struck coin

EF 175.00
CH 1771 VF/VF+ 55.00
CH 1771 Rev. Slight edge bruise 3 o'clock VF-VF+ 45.00
CH 1771

A bit claggy

VF? 25.00
CH 1771

Fair-F 12.00
CH 1771

Date: Only the tops of the numerals are clear

Light overall pitting

F-F+ 10.00
CH 1771 Obv. Slight indent on neck F 9.50
CH 1771 Obv. Slight claggy behind neck Fair/F 8.00
CH 1772

Rev. No ball below spear head

Very good clear shield lines

EF-EF+ 165.00
CH 1772

Rev. No ball below spear head

EF 135.00
CH 1772

Rev. No ball below spear head

F+ 18.00
CH 1772 Fair-F 9.50
CH 1772 Fair 8.00
CH 1772

Overall - lightly claggy

F-F+ 7.50

1773 - date varieties

Large & small dates, etc

CH 1773 Die or flan flaw - see picture for details
Date: Large 3   Excellent period counterfeit EF-EF+ 100.00
CH 1773

Date: Large 3  but lower part of 3 is not 

completely clear as it is close to the edge VF 45.00
CH 1773

Date: Small even numerals

F+/VF 35.00
CH 1773

Date: Large 7's & small 3

F+/VF? 30.00
CH 1773

Date: Small even numerals

Struck from a rusty die - also a bit claggy

Fair-F 8.50
CH 1773

Date: Small even numerals

Struck on a small flan 26.5 mm - 8 grams

Fair 8.00
CH 1773

Rev. Very pitted, etc.

Date: All numerals - just clear

Poor 2.50
CH 1774 Out of

stock

CH 1775 weight 7.4 grams F 10.00
CH 1775 weight 7.3 grams Fair/F 8.50

Period copies & Imitation halfpence

CH 1775 "Period copy" weight 6.5 grams Poor/Fair 6.00
CH 1775 "Period copy" weight 5.5 grams Fair?/Poor 3.00
CH 1771 Imitation Halfpence:
Obv. GREGORY. III. PON  (C below bust)
GREGO - very weak (part of letters visible)
RY is clearer. III & PON are clear
Head - part of outline clear
From eye to base of neck unclear
Rev. BRITAN ISLES - 1771
BRI - clear;  AN - unclear.
SLES very clear - I (at beginning just visible)
Date - 1771 - very clear
Part of Britannia - head, arm, oak leaf,
spear - clear  Rest unclear Poor 5.00
CH 1775 Imitation Halfpence:
Obv.  GOD SAVE THE KING - weak but clear
Head - outline clear but flat.
Rev.  MUSIC * CHARMS - clear except
for the 'S' which is very weak
Crowned Harp at centre - weak
some of the harp outline - clear
5 harp strings - clear
Date 1775  - clear but weak. Fair? 12.00

1799 - On Reverse: 5 Ship types

Type A   5 incuse gun-ports [P.1248]
Type B   6 raised gun-ports [P.1249]
Type C   9 raised gun-ports [P.1250]
Type D   Plain hull (no gun-ports) [P.1251]
Type E   Raised line along hull [P.1252]
CH 1799 A Type A  AU90/80 185.00
CH 1799 A Type A  AU75-80 150.00
CH 1799 A Type A  AU75/25 125.00
CH 1799 A Type A     A nice even toned coin - choice AU5-10 75.00
CH 1799 A Type A EF-EF+ 50.00
CH 1799 A Type A EF 45.00
CH 1799 A Type A VF+ 20.00
CH 1799 A Type A VF/VF+ 15.00
CH 1799 D Type D  VF+ 20.00
CH 1799 D Type D  Rev. Slight surface pitting VF+ 17.50

Below VF the ship's gun-ports are worn

CH 1799 F 5.00
CH 1799 Obv. Legend slightly weakly struck F 4.00

Proofs & Restrikes

CH 1799 Restrike - Type R79  Peck 1260
Bronzed - Very scarce  See picture for details
Obv. Dark toned  Rev. Slightly lighter tone EF+ 300.00
     

Left on site to show type 

   
CH 1799 Restrike - Type R78  Peck 1258
Bronzed - Rare  See picture for details
Rev. Slightly darker toned parts around legend EF+ SOLD
CH 1805 Restrike - Type R91  Peck 1309
Bronzed - Rare  See picture for details EF+ 450.00

1806 - 2 Reverse dies

Rev. A   No berries on olive branch [P.1376]
Rev. B   3 berries on olive branch  [P.1377]
CH 1806 A Rev. A AU75-80 150.00
CH 1806 A Rev. A   Obv. Choice even toning lustre
Rev. Lustre but a few tiny ex-carbon spots AU70/60 115.00
CH 1806 A Rev. A   Traces of lustre in legend EF+ 45.00
CH 1806 A Rev. A EF? 20.00
CH 1806 A Rev. A
Obv. Slight edge bruise 9 o'clock VF+ 9.50
CH 1806 A Rev. A VF 6.50
CH 1806 A Rev. A   F+ 4.50
CH 1806 A Rev. A   F 4.00
CH 1806 B Rev. B  VF 9.00
CH 1806 B Rev. B   Slightly claggy below exergue line VF 8.00
CH 1806 B Rev. B   Legend weakly struck VF+ 7.50
CH 1806 B Rev. B   Rev. Legend weakly struck VF 6.50
CH 1807 A VF+-EF? 17.50
CH 1807 A VF-VF+ 9.50
CH 1807 A VF 8.50
CH 1807 A Rev. A bit claggy VF 7.00
CH 1807 A AU75/80 165.00
CH 1807 A EF 35.00
CH 1807 A VF+-EF? 18.50
CH 1807 A VF+ 14.00
CH 1807 A VF-VF+ 10.00
CH 1807 A VF 8.00
CH 1807 A Slight misty tone VF 6.00
CH 1807 A Rev. A bit claggy F+ 4.00
 

Proofs & Restrikes

CH 1806 Restrike - Type R99  Peck 1379
Bronzed - Scarce  See picture for details EF+ 250.00
CH 1807 Restrike - Type R100  Peck 1383
Bronzed - Scarce  See picture for details EF+ 250.00
GB Coin List Copper 1/2d (2)