1862, Abt. VF
AR Half Dime
15.5 mm, 1.19 g.
U.S. Mint, Philadelphia, PA, “Liberty seated” design by Christian Gobrecht, Robert Ball Hughes & Anthony C. Paquet after Thomas Sully
Obv: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, figure of Liberty seated upon a rock, holding a pole surmounted by a Phrygian Cap, and supporting a shield inscribed LIBERTY. Date in exergue below
Rev: HALF / DIME within a cereal wreath