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What is a braided hair half cent coin from the United States worth?
Values, images, and specifications for the braided hair US half cent.
(1840 to 1857)
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USA half cent
1840 - 1857
The United States 'braided hair' half cent
obverse features the matron-like head of
Liberty facing left, with braided hair, wearing
a headband showing the word 'LIBERTY'.
13 stars encircle the main design, with the
The reverse shows the words 'HALF CENT'
inside a wreath. The legend reads:
'UNITED STATES OF AMERICA'
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