Draped Bust Large Cent Value By Date
Mint state (MS) and key date listed Coronet Large Cent values is for graded, certified and authenticated coins in PCGS or NGC holders. The rest are a sample of raw coin sell but this is not a guarantee your coin with the same date, mint, grade and holder will sell for this exact value.
You also have three conditional factors that determine the value of a Draped Bust Large Cent and they are: Red (RD), RB (Red-Brown), BN (Brown). A RD coin is going to have at least 90% original luster as struck by the mint and is the most valuable condition. The luster conditions only apply to mint state coins so any circulated coin will be designated BN.
Designer: Robert Scot
Diameter: 28 millimeters
Metal content: Copper – 100%
Weight: 168 grains (10.9 grams)
Edge: Plain, except for two varieties that have a “Gripped” Edge
Mint marks: None (all 1797 Large Cents were struck at the Philadelphia Mint)
Draped Bust Large Cent Value By Date, Mint Variety