About 1834 BN Half Cents (Proof)
The 1834 Proof Half Cent is one of the issues of the Classic Head design, in any grade that is known to be a type coin along, with the 1833 and 1835. Surprisingly enough the original mintage is lower than average for the series with 20 pieces struck. Almost all are still known to exist. Overall, this coin is still quite valuable as there are not many examples to choose from. Yet, examples do come up for auction frequently enough for high-end type collectors or any lover of Half Cents to bid on. Collectors of toned coins may also like this issue since it seems to present premium coloring when found with the brown color designation. Bright red examples do exist as well if that is what you are into.
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