Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 6,545,000
Catalog: KM-37
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $7.55 (8/20/2014)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1836 LETTERED 50C MS obverse 1836 LETTERED 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 7/28/2014

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1836 LETTERED 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 60.00 75.00 85.00 98.00 205 205 385 435 600 925 1200 1325 1575 2350 3750 10350 23000 - - - -
$ 225 420 475 675 1025 1300 1425 1700 2600 4050 13250 - - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1538
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 67


Upcoming Auctions

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Grade
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Sale / Lot
8/26/2014 XF 40   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131434/Lot# 27153
8/26/2014 XF 40   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131434/Lot# 27723
8/26/2014 VF 35   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131434/Lot# 27152


Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
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Price
5/27/2007 NGC MS 63   Goldberg May 27-30, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 41/Lot# 1157 $1,897.50
1/12/2009 NGC AU 55   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 321, 327/Lot# 763 $989.00
12/3/2009 PCGS XF 45   Bonhams Coins and Banknotes, 17760/Lot# 1067 $152.00
4/28/2010 PCGS AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2010 April-May Milwaukee, WI CSNS US Coin Auction #1139, 1139/Lot# 3356 $373.75
2/7/2013 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2013 February 7 -8 & 10 US Coin Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 1182/Lot# 7941 $646.25
4/15/2013 NGC AU 55   Teletrade Auction 3426, 3426/Lot# 1602 $340.00
1/8/2014 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2014 January 8 - 12 FUN US Coin Signature Auction - Orlando Session(7), 1201/Lot# 8997 $470.00
4/27/2014 PCGS XF 40   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/27/2014, 173/Lot# 187930 $170.50
6/16/2014 NGC AU 55   Stack's Bowers iAuciton 3486, 6035/Lot# 20338 $470.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1836 LETTERED 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1021231551631832884565976977588469001066145017992671411151589214142752236035372
1091341581702183445036307177878649551194156620903151446065101090116970266970
000000503630717787864955119415662090315144606510109011697000
0000005506647388178821011132216832380363148097862125881966500
1836 LETTERED 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111111111111111111
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0000001111111111111100
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 2671
Owner: goldsaint
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 1558
Owner: goldsaint
 
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