The Kingdom of Hawaii issued copper cents in 1847 and silver dimes, quarters, half dollars, and dollars in 1883. These coins lost their legal tender status in 1900 when Hawaii became a U.S. territory.
Private tokens were also struck starting in 1860 and circulated widely until the end of the century.
CAC. Sharply struck with lustrous surfaces that are 70% red.
CAC. Sharp detail with lustrous steel-gray surfaces.
Sharply struck with crisp white luster and proof-like fields. 250,000 struck but most were turned in to banks and then melted when Hawaii became a U.S. Territory in 1900.
Stunning blue-gold toning on this very high quality coin. Halves in high grade are truly scarce with only 17 coins grading numerically higher at PCGS than this beauty!
Flashy luster with nice light toning. Old 'rattler' holder.