The 1861 US Confederate Half Dollar – What to Know

When it comes to a Confederate Half Dollar or Confederate States of America Half Dollar, you either have a very valuable coin or something worth virtually nothing.

So how do you tell the difference and put a value on your Confederate Half Dollar coin?

First off, you probably have a copy of the coin to begin with since so few have genuinely been made. This video will cover how to tell if your coin is real or fake, and what the value of the coin is.

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2 thoughts on “The 1861 US Confederate Half Dollar – What to Know

  • January 13, 2019 at 2:28 pm

    my 1861 confederate half dollar has a flat and indented mark by the date does this mean its a fake

    • January 20, 2019 at 10:28 pm

      Sometimes yes, but if you want to email us at with a picture we may be able to answer further.


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