Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 6,024,000
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: $6.45 (9/19/2014)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1960 50C MS obverse 1960 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 10/31/2013

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1960 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 10.80 10.85 10.90 10.95 11.15 11.15 11.60 11.85 14.00 16.00 17.50 20.00 22.00 22.00 28.00 105 775 4500 - - -
$ - - - - - - 23.00 24.00 25.00 31.00 150 1250 5000 -
1960 50C MS Full Bell Lines
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 22.00 23.00 24.00 25.00 52.00 275 3400 - - - -
$ - - - - - 24.00 26.00 27.00 28.00 80.00 500 5000 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 3829
Low Grade: 40
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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Sale / Lot
Price
1/4/2005 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #25012, 25012/Lot# 25908 $14.00
6/13/2005 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #42, 46/Lot# 874 $69.00
11/9/2010 NGC MS 66   Stack's Bowers The November 2010 Baltimore Online Session, 69/Lot# 10683 $310.50
12/14/2010 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines Teletrade Auction 2978, 2978/Lot# 1173 $27.00
12/12/2010 NGC MS 64   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 210123/Lot# 24228 $26.00
9/2/2012 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Goldberg September 2-5, 2012 The September 2-5, 2012, 70/Lot# 949 $172.50
3/17/2013 PCGS MS 64   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/17/2013, 66/Lot# 67430 $25.00
12/22/2013 PCGS MS 64   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 153226 $21.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1960 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base924242424242428282828283232508130414163311447459157674
14242424242425282828282932386015567420473698495465010
00000025282828282932386015567420473698495400
000000262828282830324470229104526794086543400
1960 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base928282828282832323232323737548933014963461466261457953
15282828282829323232323337426516971821513861515667470
00000029323232323337426516971821513861515600
000000303232323235374877249110728064261565000
1960 50C MS Full Bell Lines
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111112282832323741458115562029103971529569208888
1111141728293233384257105310138332634412583675760
0000001728293233384257105310138332634412583600
0000002228303235394369130465214636174853637800
1960 50C MS Full Bell Lines, Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111112323237374145508917166330474143550771799199
1111141832333738424663116335145734124597606478520
0000001832333738424663116335145734124597606400
0000002532353739434876143499225237775052662100
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 1416
Owner: 23pairer
 
Grade: MS 66
Points: 1416
Owner: Ferdinand Erdman
 
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