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: $5.44 (7/7/2015)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1892 S 50C MS obverse 1892 S 50C MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 11/26/2014

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1892 S 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 235 385 450 600 740 825 925 1050 1175 1325 1600 2250 3000 5150 13500 26000 - - -
$ 785 900 1000 1125 1225 1450 1800 2550 3300 5600 16250 32200 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 292
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 40
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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Grade
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Price
12/4/2001 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #21122, 21122/Lot# 2151 $600.00
9/4/2011 NGC AU 50   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1313 $805.00
10/2/2011 NGC AG 3   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131141/Lot# 24233 $94.00
2/28/2012 PCGS AU 50   Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 3358 $690.00
6/10/2012 PCGS G 6   Teletrade Auction 3291, 3291/Lot# 1748 $241.50
2/22/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 7217 $887.13
12/22/2013 PCGS AG 3   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 101086 $125.00
5/4/2014 PCGS G 4   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 802, 811/Lot# 339 $185.00
3/1/2015 PCGS G 6   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131510/Lot# 23426 $199.75


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1892 S 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base59369596610661271143814881531163417531865192819892197261430093922583675436902805110335
6277859991134132714551502156516741790188619482058233627463313456064057543728588120
0000001502156516741790188619482058233627463313456064057543728500
0000001517160017131828190719692128247528773618519869747543766800
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Grade: AU 55
Points: 1753
Owner: JeffRM
 
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