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: $8.04 (7/26/2014)
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: 12/4/2013

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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 20000 - - - -
$ 225 420 475 675 1025 1300 1425 1700 2600 4050 13250 22000 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1532
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
6/27/2005 NGC MS 61   David Lawrence Rare Coins Auction 43: The Cook Family Collection, 47/Lot# 938 $471.50
8/29/2007 PCGS VF 25   Teletrade Auction 2415, 2415/Lot# 1280 $145.60
1/6/2010 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2010 January Orlando, FL FUN US Coin Auction #1136, 1136/Lot# 3456 $3,450.00
9/19/2010 PCGS MS 69   Goldberg September 19-21, 2010 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 60/Lot# 3444 $1,260.00
8/15/2011 NGC MS 65   Stack's Bowers The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 115/Lot# 10307 $6,037.50
5/27/2012 NGC AU 50   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19995/Lot# 1053 $760.00
7/29/2012 PCGS Genuine VF   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/29/2012, 33/Lot# 60171 $66.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1836 LETTERED 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base111551631832884565976977588469001066145017992671411151589214142752236035372
1521571692183445036307177878649551194156620893151446065101090116970266970
000000503630717787864955119415662089315144606510109011697000
0000005506637378168821010132216822380363148097862125881966500
1836 LETTERED 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111111111111111111
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 2671
Owner: goldsaint
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 1558
Owner: goldsaint
 
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