As of May, 2024, a 1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, RB in uncirculated specimen can be valued between $550.00 and $6,000.00, depending on its grade and strike quality.

Looking back at auction records, the highest price was achieved by a Mint State grade that was hammered at $7,763.00 in the 03/24/2010 by renowned auctioneer Heritage Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: John Reich
Edge: Plain
Diameter: 23.50 millimeters
Weight: 5.44 grams
Mintage: 606,000
Mint: Philadelphia
Metal: Copper
Series: Classic Head Half Cents 1809-1835

1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, Rb (Regular Strike) – Price Chart

If you are aware of your coin’s grade, refer to the following chart to determine its value:


If you are unsure of the grade, you can assess it based on the coin’s condition. More detailed information here.

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
Mint State550.006,000.001,752.78

Please note that the estimated values are derived from the latest data in the PCGS Price Guide and are not guaranteed to be 100% accurate. We strongly recommend reviewing actual auction records, which can be filtered by grade. For further insights, refer to our analysis report, which is based on these data.

Also, there are multiple versions of the 1828 Classic Head Half Cent. We recommend checking the values of these coins as well to ensure a comprehensive assessment.

Coin NameMin Circulated Price($)Max Circulated Price($)Min Uncirculated Price($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, BN (Regular Strike)34.00400.00450.0011,000.00
1828 Half Cent 12 Stars, BN (Regular Strike)34.001,300.001,350.0020,000.00
1828 Half Cent Cohen 2, 12 Stars, BN (Regular Strike)75.001,375.001,450.0020,000.00
1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, RD (Regular Strike)N/AN/A600.0027,500.00
1828 Half Cent 12 Stars Cohen 2, RB (Regular Strike)N/AN/A17,500.0046,500.00
1828 Half Cent 12 Stars, RB (Regular Strike)N/AN/A4,000.0045,000.00
1828 Half Cent Cohen 1, 13 Stars, BN (Regular Strike)180.00850.001,050.001,950.00
1828 Half Cent Cohen 1, 13 Stars, RB (Regular Strike)N/AN/A10,000.0010,000.00
1828 Half Cent Cohen 3, 13 Stars, BN (Regular Strike)75.00475.00525.0012,500.00
1828 Half Cent Cohen 3, 13 Stars, RB (Regular Strike)N/AN/A650.006,000.00
1828 Half Cent Cohen 3, 13 Stars, RD (Regular Strike)N/AN/A3,750.0025,000.00

Coins listed have various mint marks and designations indicating where they were minted and if they are special strikes. To learn more about what the different mint marks and designations mean, please refer to our Mint Mark Chart and Coin Designation Reference Chart.

1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, Rb (Regular Strike) – Auction Chart & Report

This tool is very user-friendly. Simply select the coin grade, and our system will provide detailed information including:

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  • Highest Sale Price
  • Average Sale Price
  • Most Recent Sale Price
  • Number of Sales
  • Sales Volume

You can also select different time periods for your query: 1 month, 6 months, 1 year, 3 years, or All time, with the default set to All time.

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Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, RB (Regular Strike) coin across various grades from PO-1 to MS-66. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-66 having the highest max price $7,763.00.

Within each grade, there is also variability in prices, likely due to factors like specific coin characteristics or market conditions at time of sale. Overall, the chart illustrates how coin grade is a key driver of value for this particular 1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, RB (Regular Strike).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, RB (Regular Strike) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 62.90% share, followed by David Lawrence RC / Bowers & Merena with 8.87% / 6.45% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1828 Half Cent 13 Stars, RB (Regular Strike) coin over the years. This visual representation traces the coin's value fluctuations, illustrating periods of increase, decrease, or stability in its average auction price.

Such a historical view is indispensable for collectors, investors, or researchers who are keen on comprehending the market dynamics and the coin's value trend over an extended period.

Raw Auction Records

Here are the lasted auction records from the auction history of the past years. You can filter these records by coin grade.

GradeGrade SourceSellerPrice($)Sold Date
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,680.0001/14/2024
MS-62NGCHeritage Auctions456.0007/26/2023
MS-62PCGSStack's Bowers660.0003/29/2023
MS-63NGCDavid Lawrence RC975.0011/13/2022
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions600.0003/09/2022
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC1,475.0007/25/2021
MS-64+PCGSStack's Bowers2,280.0003/10/2021
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers2,880.0012/21/2020
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,020.0012/09/2020
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions396.0009/23/2020
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions2,160.0007/14/2019
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC1,450.0006/30/2019
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions660.0006/12/2019
MS-62PCGSDavid Lawrence RC380.0005/19/2019
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,920.0004/28/2019
MS-65PCGSHeritage Auctions2,160.0004/28/2019
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC1,400.0012/23/2018
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions576.0012/14/2018
MS-65NGCLegend Rare Coin Auctions2,467.5007/26/2018
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,320.0004/29/2018
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions288.0003/27/2018
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,468.7501/04/2017
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions940.0001/04/2017
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,057.5004/27/2016
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,086.8804/27/2016
MS-63PCGSStack's Bowers881.2503/30/2016
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions763.7503/03/2016
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,057.5001/06/2016
MS-62PCGSDavid Lawrence RC366.0008/30/2015
MS-62PCGSStack's Bowers822.5003/27/2015
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,028.1301/07/2015
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions998.7506/04/2014
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions3,055.0004/23/2014
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions470.0002/27/2014
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,116.2502/03/2014
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,116.2501/08/2014
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,116.0008/02/2012
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions449.0007/12/2012
MS-60PCGSStack's Bowers348.4503/27/2012
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers1,438.0003/22/2012
MS-62ANACSHeritage Auctions633.0012/08/2011
MS-63NONEGoldberg Auctioneers1,668.0009/06/2011
MS-62NONEGoldberg Auctioneers2,415.0009/06/2011
MS-64PCGSStack's Bowers1,725.0003/31/2011
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,495.0001/05/2011
MS-62NGCHeritage Auctions317.0001/05/2011
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions604.0010/27/2010
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,495.0008/11/2010
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,150.0007/08/2010
MS-66NGCHeritage Auctions7,763.0003/24/2010
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions3,220.0003/24/2010
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,495.0002/03/2010
MS-64PCGSBowers & Merena1,380.0011/13/2009
MS-63PCGSBowers & Merena863.0009/22/2009
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,783.0007/31/2009
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,093.0007/01/2009
MS-64PCGSBowers & Merena1,380.0006/01/2009
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions978.0005/01/2009
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions489.0002/01/2009
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions2,818.0001/01/2009
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,035.0001/01/2009
MS-60ICGHeritage Auctions633.0009/01/2008
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions3,220.0007/30/2008
MS-64NGCBowers & Merena920.0006/01/2008
MS-63PCGSBowers & Merena1,242.0006/01/2008
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions3,220.0005/29/2008
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,150.0005/28/2008
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,725.0001/09/2008
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions863.0002/01/2007
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions690.0002/01/2007
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions2,645.0011/29/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions891.0011/29/2006
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC1,035.0011/27/2006
AU-53ANACSHeritage Auctions104.0011/06/2006
MS-63ANACSHeritage Auctions403.0007/07/2006
MS-64PCGSAmerican Numismatic Rarities1,380.0006/21/2006
MS-63NGCAmerican Numismatic Rarities1,093.0006/21/2006
MS-64PCGSGoldberg Auctioneers546.0005/30/2006
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions2,070.0004/26/2006
MS-64PCGSSuperior Galleries1,121.0002/05/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions805.0001/01/2006
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions805.0011/02/2005
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions978.0009/01/2005
MS-64PCGSDavid Lawrence RC966.0008/15/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions805.0007/27/2005
MS-61ANACSDavid Lawrence RC288.0006/27/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,495.0006/02/2005
XF-40PCGSDavid Lawrence RC70.0005/16/2005
VF-20ANACSHeritage Auctions43.0004/17/2005
MS-62ANACSHeritage Auctions325.0002/23/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions978.0002/23/2005
XF-40PCGSDavid Lawrence RC104.0002/14/2005
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,380.0001/12/2005
XF-40ANACSHeritage Auctions75.0012/08/2004
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions546.0009/01/2004
MS-62PCGSHeritage Auctions403.0005/10/2004
MS-63PCGSGoldberg Auctioneers391.0001/28/2004
MS-63PCGSGoldberg Auctioneers368.0001/28/2004
MS-62ANACSHeritage Auctions334.0008/06/2003
MS-65+NGCBowers & Merena3,105.0007/30/2003
MS-63NGCHeritage Auctions776.0007/26/2003
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions575.0005/01/2003
MS-65+PCGSSuperior Galleries1,380.0002/24/2003
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions748.0002/01/2003
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions1,380.0011/21/2002
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions357.0007/28/2002
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions920.0010/03/2001
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,495.0008/08/2001
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions661.0005/01/2001
MS-65+PCGSHeritage Auctions1,438.0005/01/2001
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,208.0004/05/2001
MS-63NONEHeritage Auctions863.0001/04/2001
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions690.0001/04/2001
MS-62NONEDavid Akers1,210.0010/01/1997
MS-62NONEBowers & Merena578.0010/01/1987
MS-60NONEBowers & Merena550.0010/01/1987
MS-63NONEBowers & Ruddy1,400.0011/01/1979
MS-60NONEB. Max Mehl2.1006/01/1941
MS-64NONENumismatic Gallery3.0005/01/1941