As of May, 2024, a 1836 Half Dime LM-5 in circulated condition is worth between $62.00 and $460.00, while an uncirculated specimen can be valued between $475.00 and $40,000.00, 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 $38,400.00 in the 08/28/2022 by renowned auctioneer Heritage Auctions, showcasing the allure of top-tier rarities.

Designer: William Kneass
Edge: Reeded
Diameter: 15.90 millimeters
Weight: 1.35 grams
Mintage: 1,900,000
Mint: Philadelphia
Metal: 89.2% Silver, 10.8% Copper
Series: Capped Bust Half Dimes 1829-1837

1836 Half Dime Lm-5 (Regular Strike) – Price Chart

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

GradePrice($)
MS-67+40,000.00
MS-6720,000.00
MS-66+12,500.00
MS-669,000.00
MS-65+6,000.00
MS-654,500.00
MS-64+2,750.00
MS-642,000.00
MS-63+1,750.00
MS-631,500.00
MS-62+715.00
MS-62640.00
MS-61530.00
MS-60475.00
AU-58+460.00
AU-58450.00
AU-55+370.00
AU-55355.00
AU-53+320.00
AU-53295.00
AU-50+280.00
AU-50270.00
XF-45+235.00
XF-45220.00
XF-40190.00
VF-35180.00
VF-30165.00
VF-25140.00
VF-20130.00
F-15115.00
F-12105.00
VG-1080.00
VG-875.00
G-670.00
G-462.00

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 State475.0040,000.007,311.43
About Uncirculated270.00460.00350.00
Extremely Fine190.00235.00215.00
Fine and Very Fine105.00180.00139.17
Good and Very Good62.0080.0071.75

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 1836 Capped Bust Half Dime. 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($)Max Uncirculated Price($)
1836 H10C Large Nickel (Regular Strike)60.00600.00700.0025,000.00
1836 Half Dime (Proof)N/AN/A30,000.00100,000.00
1836 H10C Small Nickel (Regular Strike)60.00650.00750.0035,000.00
1836 Half Dime LM-1.1 (Regular Strike)300.00850.00N/AN/A
1836 Half Dime LM-1.2 (Regular Strike)425.00500.002,250.003,000.00
1836 Half Dime LM-6 (Regular Strike)60.00600.00700.0012,500.00
1836 Half Dime LM-7 (Regular Strike)350.00600.001,250.002,500.00
1836 Half Dime LM-2 (Regular Strike)60.00650.00750.006,000.00
1836 Half Dime LM-4 (Regular Strike)60.00650.00750.006,000.00

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.

1836 Half Dime Lm-5 (Regular Strike) – Auction Chart & Report

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

  • Lowest Sale Price
  • 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.

Grade:
1m 6m 1y 3y All

$960.00

Lowest Sale Price
$1,880.00

Highest Sale Price
$1,261.50

Average Sale Price
$960.00

Most Recent Sale Price
5

Number of Sales
$6,307.50

Sales Volume

Grade Impact Analysis

GradeLowest Price($)Highest Price($)Average Price($)
MS-67+14,400.0038,400.0026,400.00
MS-675,405.005,405.005,405.00
MS-664,935.0012,925.008,930.00
MS-65+1,980.002,000.001,990.00
MS-64960.001,880.001,261.50
MS-63775.501,035.00905.25
AU-53192.00240.00216.00
AU-50176.25312.00222.75
VF-35119.00119.00119.00

The chart shows the min and max prices for the 1836 Half Dime LM-5 (Regular Strike) coin across various grades from VF-35 to MS-67+. The prices generally increase as the grade improves, with MS-67+ having the highest max price $38,400.00.

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 1836 Half Dime LM-5 (Regular Strike).

Auction House Comparison

The pie chart breaks down the market share of various auction houses for selling the 1836 Half Dime LM-5 (Regular Strike) coin. Heritage Auctions dominates with 80.00% share, followed by American Numismatic Rarities / Legend Rare Coin Auctions with 10.00% / 5.00% appearances respectively..

Price Trend Over Time

The graph presents a detailed analysis of the average annual auction sale price and frequency for the 1836 Half Dime LM-5 (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-67+PCGSHeritage Auctions38,400.0008/28/2022
MS-65+NGCHeritage Auctions1,980.0002/27/2022
AU-50ANACSHeritage Auctions180.0006/16/2021
AU-53NGCHeritage Auctions240.0004/21/2021
AU-53PCGSHeritage Auctions192.0010/02/2019
MS-66PCGSLegend Rare Coin Auctions4,935.0005/16/2019
AU-50PCGSStack's Bowers312.0006/21/2018
MS-67+PCGSHeritage Auctions14,400.0006/17/2018
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions960.0006/17/2018
VF-35NGCHeritage Auctions119.0009/20/2016
MS-67NGCHeritage Auctions5,405.0001/06/2016
MS-64PCGSHeritage Auctions1,057.5006/07/2015
AU-50PCGSHeritage Auctions176.2501/18/2015
MS-66PCGSHeritage Auctions12,925.0010/27/2014
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions775.5010/08/2014
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,410.0007/10/2014
MS-64NGCHeritage Auctions1,880.0006/05/2013
MS-63PCGSHeritage Auctions1,035.0007/08/2010
MS-65+PCGSAmerican Numismatic Rarities2,000.0008/11/2006
MS-64PCGSAmerican Numismatic Rarities1,000.0008/11/2006