Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 3,918
Catalog: KM-26
Obverse Designer: Robert Scot
Reverse Designer: Robert Scot
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $6.63 (5/22/2015)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS obverse 1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®


Click on a coin to see VarietyPlus details.

Description & Analysis

Description and Analysis coming soon.

GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/11/2015

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 38000 46500 59000 77500 120000 170000 175000 200000 248000 325000 352500 422500 450000 800000 - - - - -
$ 135000 - - 215000 265000 - - - 490000 900000 - - -

The World Coin Price Guide is independently compiled by Krause Publications’ NumisMaster. NGC makes this information available to its website visitors as a free service, but in no way does the information provided represent NGC’s official opinion or policy. For example, varieties listed in the World Coin Price Guide may not necessarily be recognized by NGC. Please contact NGC Customer Service with any questions.

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 18
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 64


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
2/21/2002 PCGS F 12   Heritage Auctions 2002 February Long Beach Signature Sale #284, 284/Lot# 5727 $20,700.00
2/1/2009 PCGS XF 40   Goldberg February 1-4, 2009 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 51/Lot# 926 $89,125.00
3/17/2011 PCGS F 15   Heritage Auctions 2011 March Sacramento Signature ANA US Coin Auction Session(3), 1153/Lot# 4409 $74,750.00
6/14/2011 NGC VF 20   Stack's Bowers The June 2011 Baltimore Auction, 92/Lot# 2623 $17,250.00
11/15/2013 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2013 November 15 - 16 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part II Signature Auction - New York Session(2), 1190/Lot# 33418 $282,000.00
1/8/2014 PCGS VF 35   Heritage Auctions 2014 January 8 - 12 FUN US Coin Signature Auction - Orlando Session(3), 1201/Lot# 5242 $106,499.65
4/22/2015 NGC F 12   Heritage Auctions 2015 April 22 - 26 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(4), 1219/Lot# 5067 $47,000.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base55636400668574318058952099811040110971113181179812096121781237812571143471655317556228222723311
584264956934764085459674101211059111087114781189712123122451244213163150821688719311242922723310
000000101211059111087114781189712123122451244213163150821688719311242922723300
000000102611078111202116381199712151123111250713755158181722221067257632723300
1796 15 STARS O-101 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base578366446938770483479847103201075111335116901218212487125711277512973147901704618070234462794411
6070674271937918884710005104641094611453118541228412515126391284113579155421738719862249452794410
000000104641094611453118541228412515126391284113579155421738719862249452794400
000000106071114011572120181238512543127071290714184162941772921654264452794400
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: AU 55
Points: 11318
Owner: Lost Dutchman Rare Coins
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

Border Incidents, Part One

6/1/2007  — David Lange delves into the history behind the many different border designs that have appeared in American coinage.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer