Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 2,304,000
Catalog: KM-68
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 13.3600g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $8.00 (7/28/2014)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1846 O 50C MS obverse 1846 O 50C MS reverse


  
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At one time NGC did not routinely distinguish between the Medium Date and Tall Date varieties. The certified population figures below represent coins graded by NGC prior to this distinction. See the following two entries for more detailed information.

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1846 O 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 37.00 55.00 65.00 115 245 245 375 425 600 750 1025 1650 3000 4500 7500 15000 - - - - -
$ 275 410 465 650 850 1125 1800 3300 5000 8500 16500 - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 22
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 63


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Auction Prices Realized

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10/3/2001 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2001 October Long Beach Signature Sale #271, 271/Lot# 6959 $2,645.00
1/15/2002 PCGS AU 53   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #22014, 22014/Lot# 17214 $207.00
5/25/2002 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #22112, 22112/Lot# 13620 $241.50
11/20/2008 NGC XF 40   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 302, 308/Lot# 8028 $149.50
8/11/2011 PCGS AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2011 August Chicago Signature US Coin & Platinum Night Auction Session(6), 1158/Lot# 10259 $373.75
2/22/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 7189 $155.10
8/30/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The September 2013 Philadelphia Auction, 195/Lot# 4504 $211.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1846 O 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11512318626853276485692510021271145016092079224026483319571362507431163532729745712
11714421335660979487995010911330150317652132237628714117589266431040520001334350
0000008799501091133015031765213223762871411758926643104052000100
0000009029761181139015561922218625123095491560717037133792364900
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