Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,029,028
Catalog: KM-116
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $5.93 (11/27/2014)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1892 S 50C MS obverse 1892 S 50C MS reverse


  
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 269
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 67


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1/29/2012 NGC Details G Details  Goldberg January 29 - February 1, 2012 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 67/Lot# 729 $216.00
2/2/2012 PCGS XF 45   Heritage Auctions 2012 February 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(4), 1167/Lot# 8419 $690.00
8/20/2012 PCGS G 6   Teletrade Auction 3332, 3332/Lot# 1681 $250.00
7/27/2013 PCGS F 15   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 30607 $388.93
1/19/2014 PCGS AG 3   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 01/19/2014, 185/Lot# 101086 $137.50
7/13/2014 PCGS AG 3   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 812, 821/Lot# 121 $160.00
9/7/2014 PCGS   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/07/2014, 191/Lot# 181326 $205.00


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