Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 3,918
Catalog: KM-26
Obverse Designer: Robert Scot
Reverse Designer: Robert Scot
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $7.88 (8/1/2014)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS obverse 1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS reverse


  
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 17
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 64


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Auction Prices Realized

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5/27/2007 PCGS XF 40   Goldberg May 27-30, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 41/Lot# 1131 $89,125.00
2/14/2008 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2008 February Long Beach, CA Signature Coin Auction #460, 460/Lot# 528 $373,750.00
11/3/2010 NGC MS 63   Stack's Bowers The November 2010 Baltimore Auction, 44/Lot# 1908 $546.25
10/13/2011 NGC F 12   Heritage Auctions 2011 October 13-16 US Coins Signature Auction #1160- Pittsburgh Session(1), 1160/Lot# 3673 $46,000.00
11/15/2013 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2013 November 15 - 16 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part II Signature Auction - New York Session(2), 1190/Lot# 33418 $282,000.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base55636400668574318058952099811040110971113181179812096121781237812571143471655317556228222723311
584264956933764085459673101211059111086114781189712123122441244213163150821688719311242922723310
000000101211059111086114781189712123122441244213163150821688719311242922723300
000000102611078111202116381199612150123111250613755158171722121066257622723300
1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base55636400668574318058952099811040110971113181179812096121781237812571143471655317556228222723311
584264956933764085459673101211059111086114781189712123122441244213163150821688719311242922723310
000000101211059111086114781189712123122441244213163150821688719311242922723300
000000102611078111202116381199612150123111250613755158171722121066257622723300
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Grade: AU 55
Points: 11318
Owner: Lost Dutchman Rare Coins
 
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