Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,368,600
Catalog: KM-37
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $6.66 (10/24/2014)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1808 50C MS obverse 1808 50C MS reverse


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1808 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 75.00 88.00 135 275 465 465 875 1100 1800 2200 2450 2800 3450 4950 9000 19500 30500 52500 - - -
$ 525 965 1250 2000 2500 2700 3200 3750 5500 10750 21500 42875 65000 -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 730
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 50
High Grade: 68


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1/27/1999 NGC F 12   Teletrade Auction 1127, 1127/Lot# 1366 $49.05
4/16/2007 NGC XF 45   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 135, 140/Lot# 1402 $494.50
4/7/2009 NGC AU 50   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction #29043, 29043/Lot# 24047 $517.50
1/8/2012 NGC Details Details  GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 01/08/2012, 2/Lot# 29976 $401.50
7/26/2012 NGC MS 62   Stack's Bowers The August 2012 Philadelphia ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 140/Lot# 9027 $4,846.88
11/29/2012 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions 2012 November 29 - December 2 US Coin Signature Auction - Houston Session(4), 1177/Lot# 9051 $440.63
2/3/2013 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg February 3-6, 2013 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 72/Lot# 1317 $48,300.00
5/4/2014 NGC VF 25   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131419/Lot# 26158 $340.75


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1808 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base131139163179258575777949124214061624175318862124240133864888608911710179352779643552
134147168205364642834104712971479166717971965221627293887528879631378521222330480
00000083410471297147916671797196522162729388752887963137852122200
00000089211441351155117101842204523093058438756899836158602450900
1808 50C MS Prooflike
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 7963
Owner: Heartland Collection
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 2860
Owner: Eastern woods II
 
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