Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,368,600
Catalog: KM-37
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $8.11 (7/22/2014)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1808 50C MS obverse 1808 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 12/4/2013

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1808 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 75.00 88.00 135 275 465 465 875 1100 1800 2200 2450 2800 3450 4950 9000 19500 30500 52500 - - -
$ 525 965 1250 2000 2500 2700 3200 3750 5500 10750 21500 42875 65000 -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 719
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 68


Upcoming Auctions

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8/9/2014 MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(3), 1208/Lot# 4398


Auction Prices Realized

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8/17/1996 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 1996 ANA Signature Sale #163, 163/Lot# 7222 $4,620.00
7/20/1998 NGC VF 30   Teletrade Auction 1068, 1068/Lot# 1436 $92.65
9/17/2007 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 178, 184/Lot# 411 $517.50
1/30/2011 PCGS MS 63   Goldberg January 30 - February 3, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 62/Lot# 1424 $9,200.00
8/11/2011 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction Session(5), 1158/Lot# 7144 $12,650.00
8/30/2013 NGC   Stack's Bowers The September 2013 Philadelphia Auction, 195/Lot# 4469 $70.50
12/15/2013 PCGS VF 20   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/15/2013, 105/Lot# 121934 $255.20
12/22/2013 PCGS VF 30   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 166/Lot# 121937 $309.83


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1808 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1139163179258575777949124214061624175318862124240133864888608911710179352779643552
47147168205363642834104612961478166717971965221627293886528879621378521222330480
00000083410461296147816671797196522162729388652887962137852122200
00000089111441351155117101841204423083057438756889836158602450900
1808 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 7962
Owner: Heartland Collection
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 2860
Owner: Eastern woods II
 
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