1856 C-1 (R-1) VF
Æ Half Cent, Cohen 1 (R-1)
23 mm, 5.50 g.
U.S. Mint, Philadelphia, PA, “braided hair” design by Christian Gobrecht
Obv: head of Liberty facing left, border of 13 stars surrounding, date below
Rev: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA // HALF / CENT, denomination within wreath