Newcan Coins & Currency

Nova Scotia Half Cents (13)

Date Variety Grading Agency Grade Description price
1861NCC MS65+/65 95%/90% Red. This is tied with one as the best that Newcan has ever listed. Listed as PWA (Priced When Available) in the 2008 Coin Dealer Newsletter Retail Guide.   $2,885.00
1861NCC MS65 RED

85%/95% Red. Ultra heavy, golden-red frost. Strong, balanced EYE APPEAL. Perfect strike. Est. $4000.

1861ICCS MS64 RB

25%/35% RB mix. Est. $600

1861NCC MS62 BRN & RD

Traces of red in devices. Very sharp. Est. $150

1861NCC MS62 Cleaned

Bright orange-red; but NOT original. Full strike, no carbons and no scrs. Est. $90.

1861NCC AU50

Dark chocolate brown. Trends $60

1861ICCS EF40

Dark chocolate brown and problem free. Many would call it a 45 or 50. EF40 Trends $25 

1861NCC AU55

Dark chocolate-brown. Very sharp. Trends $90.


75% Orange-red. Newcan would grade it as MS65 (MR) Mostly Red. Est. MS64 Red $1400 KR 540

1864ICCS-NCC MS64 RED-MS65 RED85% Red. Full strike. Strong frost. Could have been graded as Gem on another day - to be regraded. Est. as an MS64 Red $1400. YT 109$885.00
1864NCC MS64 RB

40% Red. Sharp. Surfaces of an easy 64. CCDN Retail Guide $500.

18646 Over 6NCC MS62 Lightly Clnd.

Balanced and attractive. Est. $90.

1864ICCS AU50 Cleaned

Lightly rubbed on Obverse; but still a very attractive purple-brown. Obverse cleaning is not at all obvious and Newcan sees it as an AU58 notwithstanding the Obv. rub.  



Nova Scotia One Cents (21)

Date Variety Grading Agency Grade Description price
1861Large BudICCS MS65 REDTIED with 3 others as HIGHEST ICCS. 90%/95% Golden-red. Full strike & strong frost. An easy MS65. VERY RARE. Can. Coin Dealer Newletter Retail Guide (CCDN) $5500. XV 561$3,875.00
1861Large BudICCS MS65 RED85%/90% Red. VERY RARE and tied with 3 as HIGHEST ICCS. Strong frost on Obv. and heavy frost on Rev. with excellent eye appeal. CCDN Retail Guide Est. $5500.$3,665.00
1861Large BudICCS MS64 RED

80%/75% Red. Nice surfaces & strike. Can.Coin Dealer Newsletter Retail Guide - $2000. From an older ICCS Collection. AG 973

1861Small BudICCS MS64 REDVERY RARE with STRONG EYE APPEAL 95%/85% Gold-red. Newcan has seen only 1 other Small Bud that comes close to either this piece or the preceding. ONLY 1 ICCS 65 higher & BADLY UNDERRATED - except by advanced collectors.$2,750.00
1861Small BudPCGS MS64 RB

RARE in this grade. 85% Red on both sides. A very underrated Maritime variety with strong frost and eye appeal.    

1861Large BudNCC MS63 L.Tr. RD

Nice frost with 25% Reverse red. Est. $250

1862ICCS AU50Chocolate brown and problem free. Well struck for this normally weak-strike issue. Trends $1000.$720.00
1862NCC AU55 Edge BumpVery sharp for this normally weak-strike issue; but has an edge bruise at 10:00 o'clock Obverse. Special price.$625.00
1862PCGS EF45Dark brown. We've had very few better. VERY SCARCE. Trends $750.$565.00
1862Rotated DiesICCS-NCC EF40-AU50 +Newcan AU50. Very sharp. Appears under-graded - identical with the ICCS AU50. EF40 Trends $500.$450.00
1862ICCS-NCC EF40-EF45

Medium to dark, chocolate-brown. Obv. strike is far above average. Newcan EF45. Trends for EF40 $500. CV 344

1862ICCS-NCC EF40-EF45

Appears to be undergraded. Dark chocolate brown. EF40 Trends $500.

1862ICCS VF30

Chocolate brown and graded on the button. Problem free. VF30 Trends $375.

1862ICCS VF30

Newcan EF40 - Obv. rims rough. Trends VF30 $375. ZI 528


VERY RARE and the best we have ever seen. SOLO FINEST ICCS. 95%/100% Red ! A highlight for a premium Maritime Set. 

1864NCC MS65 RB

50%/95% Red. Fully struck. Very strong frost and eye appeal. RARE and underrated above AU55. Est. $2600.


Cracked out of the PCGS holder; but with the grading ticket included. 20%/85% Golden-red. Well struck and problem free. Est. $1300.

1864ICCS AU55

A sharp full strike; but has a light stain Obv. Trends $120.

1864NCC VF25

Dark brown & problem free. Est. $25.

1864NCC VF25

Dark chocolate brown.

1862NCC AU58

RARE. Light chocolate brown - both sides. An unusually strong strike for this typically weak strike Obverse cent. Est. $1750