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What is the value of a US half penny?


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2013-04-12 02:08:21
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Technically there's no US coin called a half penny; they were actually half cents.

Half cents were first minted in 1793 and discontinued in 1857. The value of these coins are any where from $15.00 to as high as $35,000.00. The value of any one coin is based on type, year, and on condition.


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