Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 6,545,000
Catalog: KM-37
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $6.63 (5/23/2015)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
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1836 LETTERED 50C MS obverse 1836 LETTERED 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/12/2015

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1836 LETTERED 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 60.00 75.00 85.00 98.00 205 385 435 600 925 1325 1575 2350 3750 10350 23000 - - - -
$ 225 - 475 675 1025 1425 1700 2600 4050 13250 - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1612
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 67


Upcoming Auctions

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6/7/2015 AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2015 June 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(5), 1221/Lot# 7666


Auction Prices Realized

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2/5/2006 PCGS AU 58   Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 139 $1,320.00
9/13/2007 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 177, 183/Lot# 6059 $632.50
4/28/2010 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2010 April-May Milwaukee, WI CSNS US Coin Auction #1139, 1139/Lot# 3349 $632.50
5/29/2011 NGC MS 65   Goldberg May 29 - June 1, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction of US, World Coins and Currency, 63/Lot# 816 $6,038.00
10/16/2011 NGC Details VF Details  Teletrade Auction 3155, 3155/Lot# 1619 $50.00
5/27/2012 PCGS AU 58   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19995/Lot# 1052 $1,404.00
11/17/2013 PCGS XF 40   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 11/17/2013, 101/Lot# 152061 $242.00
6/23/2014 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2014 June 23 The Eugene H. Gardner Collection of US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(1), 1213/Lot# 30477 $19,975.00
6/3/2014 PCGS AU 58   Stack's Bowers June 2014 Baltimore, 6021/Lot# 4021 $1,028.13


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1836 LETTERED 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1021231551631832884565976977588469001066145017992671411151589214142752236035372
1091341581702183445036307177878649551194156620903151446065101090116970266970
000000503630717787864955119415662090315144606510109011697000
0000005506647388178821011132216832380363148097862125881966500
1836 LETTERED 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111111111111111111
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0000001111111111111100
0000001111111111111100
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 2671
Owner: goldsaint
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 1558
Owner: goldsaint
 
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