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: $5.70 (12/26/2014)
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: 270
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 67


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1/12/2015 MS 61   Heritage Auctions 2015 January 7 - 12 FUN US Coins Signature Auction - Orlando Session(8), 1216/Lot# 10395


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1/7/2004 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2004 Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Sale #336, 336/Lot# 6675 $3,105.00
6/2/2010 PCGS Genuine Genuine   Heritage Auctions "2010 June Long Beach, CA Signature US Coin Auction Session(4)", 1140/Lot# 7963 $1,265.00
9/4/2011 NGC AU 50   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1313 $805.00
6/10/2012 PCGS G 6   Teletrade Auction 3291, 3291/Lot# 1748 $241.50
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
10/24/2014 PCGS AU 58   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3505, 6059/Lot# 23224 $940.00


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