Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 25,445,580
Catalog: KM-199
Obverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Reverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $7.06 (8/30/2014)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1954 D 50C MS obverse 1954 D 50C MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 10/31/2013

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1954 D 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 15.00 15.25 15.75 16.00 16.50 16.50 17.00 17.10 18.00 18.25 18.50 20.00 22.00 26.00 45.00 100.00 500 4750 - - -
$ - - - - - - 23.00 24.00 29.00 50.00 140 650 5100 -
1954 D 50C MS Full Bell Lines
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 22.00 23.00 24.00 33.00 50.00 150 950 13650 - - -
$ - - - - - 24.00 26.00 27.00 40.00 80.00 200 1330 14700 -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 4583
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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9/2/2014 MS 65   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131435/Lot# 21630


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10/11/2000 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #20103, 20103/Lot# 3224 $26.00
1/8/2005 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Continuous Internet Auction #65013, 65013/Lot# 23277 $80.50
10/31/2005 PCGS MS 66   Full Bell Lines Teletrade Auction 2112, 2112/Lot# 3844 $1,064.00
9/25/2008 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 286, 292/Lot# 5915 $64.40
4/19/2010 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines Teletrade Auction 2840, 2840/Lot# 1830 $32.00
12/23/2012 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/23/2012, 54/Lot# 88131 $121.00
6/16/2014 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Stack's Bowers iAuciton 3486, 6035/Lot# 20509 $129.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1954 D 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base924242428282828283232373750679833011663730499565548447
14242425282828282932333741557717560820204151551471850
00000028282932333741557717560820204151551400
00000028283032353745618725288728754573603400
1954 D 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base9282828323232323237374141547610635712353894519968038747
15282829323232323337384145618618964921214329573374510
00000032323337384145618618964921214329573300
00000032323537394149689627394230074764626800
1954 D 50C MS Full Bell Lines
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base111111123232373741456798159404182558627610971712227
1111141832333738425277118240877317064448312105530
000000183233373842527711824087731706444831200
0000002532353739435987138322135145167027901400
1954 D 50C MS Full Bell Lines, Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111116373741414550761061754341922609178881004912621
1111162337384142465886129261930331166908608109060
000000233738414246588612926193033116690860800
0000003037394143486796152347142647017289932800
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Grade: MS 66 FBL
Points: 4516
Owner: Ken Mercer
 
Grade: MS 66
Points: 2020
Owner: Ferdinand Erdman
 
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