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CODE

DATE

Ref 

[BH]   BRONZE HALFPENCE 1937 - 1970

GRADE 

Price ()


BH 1937 A

Toned

EF-EF+ 1.00
BH 1938 A Out of

stock

BH 1939 A Out of

stock

1940 - 3 Reverse dies

Rev. D   L of HALF to right of bead
Rev. E   L of HALF to gap
Rev. F   L of HALF to bead
BH 1940 A Out of

stock

BH 1941 A Out of

stock

BH 1942 A Out of

stock

BH 1943 A Out of

stock

BH 1944 A Out of

stock

BH 1945 A Out of

stock

BH 1946 A Out of

stock

BH 1947 A Out of

stock

BH 1948 A Out of

stock

BH 1949 A Out of

stock

BH 1950 A Out of

stock

BH 1950 P PROOF AU70 7.00
BH 1950 P PROOF AU50 4.50
BH 1951 A Out of

stock

BH 1952 A AU25 2.50

1953 - 2 Obverse dies

Obv. 1   + (at top) to gap
Obv. 2   + (at top) to bead
BH 1953 A 1 + A  Obv. 2 ex carbon spots AU65 0.90
BH 1953 B 2 + A (F.464) Out of

stock

1954 - 2 Reverse dies

Rev. A  L of HALF to bead
Rev. B  L of HALF to gap
BH 1954 A 3 + A (F.466) Out of

stock

BH 1954 B 3 + B (F.468) Out of

stock

BH 1955 A Out of

stock

1956 - 2 Obverse & 2 Reverse dies

Obv. 3  D of DEI to gap       3 + C (Common)
Obv. 4  D of DEI to bead      3 + D (Rare)
Rev. C  L of HALF to gap      4 + C (V. Rare)
Rev. D  L of HALF to bead     4 + D (Scarce)
BH 1956 A 3 + C (F.471) EF-EF+ 1.00

1957 - 2 Reverse dies & 2 date variations

Rev. D   Calm sea 
Rev. D & Date type A   7 to bead
Rev. D & Date type B   7 to gap
Rev. E   Rough sea (Common)
BH 1957 A 3 + D (F.476)  Date: Type A Out of 

stock

BH 1957 C 3 + E (F.477) AU75 2.00
BH 1957 C 3 + E (F.477) AU50 1.50
BH 1957 C 3 + E (F.477) AU25 1.00

1958 3 Reverse dies (See Freeman)

Cannot find any real difference - so not listed

BH 1958 A AU90 3.00
BH 1958 A AU75+ 2.00
BH 1958 A AU50 1.25
BH 1958 A AU10+ 0.75
BH 1959 A AU50+ 0.75
BH 1959 A Mixed amounts of lustre obv./rev. AU25-50 0.50
BH 1960 A Mixed amounts of lustre obv./rev. AU25-50 0.50
BH 1962 A AU80-85 1.50
BH 1962 A AU70-75 1.00
BH 1963 A AU80-85 1.00
BH 1963 A AU50+ 0.50
BH 1964 A AU90 1.00
BH 1964 A AU80-85 0.50
BH 1964 A AU50+ 0.35
BH 1965 A AU50+ 0.25
BH 1966 A AU90 .75

1967 - 2 Obverse dies

Obv. 3  D of DEI to gap   [Thin rim]
Obv. 4  D of DEI to bead  [Thicker rim] 

1967 Reverse - re-touch to the back flag

The diagonal cross of the back mast's flag
normally has fine INCUSE vertical lines.
Rev. J   The incuse flag line - very weak
Rev. K   The incuse flag line - strongly re-cut
            plus with INCUSE lines along the diagonals
BH 1967 B 3 + K AU90

.50

BH 1967 C 4 + J AU85

1.50

1970 (PROOF) - 2 Obverse dies
Obv. 3*  D of DEI to gap   [Thin rim]  UNLISTED - RARE
Obv. 4  D of DEI to bead  [Thicker rim] 

Freeman lists 2 reverse dies!

Cannot see any difference - so not listed

BH 1970 P Obv. 3*  PROOF

Out 

of stock

*This appears to be a much RARER

obverse as I have only seen about 3

examples out of about 80 plus sets !

I have 1 set available with this

Halfpenny obverse - See Proof sets

BH 1970 R Obv. 4  PROOF AU95

3.50

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