Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,392,976
Catalog: KM-65
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 13.3600g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $6.50 (6/3/2015)
Diameter: 30mm
Edge: Reeded
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1839 CAPPED 50C MS obverse 1839 CAPPED 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/12/2015

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1839 CAPPED 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 75.00 90.00 110 170 275 460 500 675 1100 1500 1975 3350 6000 35000 50000 - - - -
$ 310 - 565 725 1200 1650 2200 4000 7250 - - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 475
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/14/2005 NGC XF 45   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #28, 32/Lot# 556 $299.00
9/23/2007 PCGS MS 61   Goldberg September 23-26, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 42/Lot# 2769 $1,260.00
3/11/2012 NGC Details VF Details  Teletrade Auction 3239, 3239/Lot# 1710 $103.50
12/23/2012 PCGS VG 10   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/23/2012, 54/Lot# 90395 $82.50
2/3/2014 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(5), 1202/Lot# 7802 $470.00
2/16/2014 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131408/Lot# 24473 $176.25
6/2/2014 PCGS VF 35   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3484, 6033/Lot# 20233 $170.38
6/1/2014 NGC XF 40   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131423/Lot# 24245 $193.88
1/9/2015 PCGS AU 58   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3516, 6085/Lot# 20060 $940.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1839 CAPPED 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2012622953515327648741002107511731687197720792388299439457960848312451134011440315459
221273313411609800916102611071344178320112182259033115283813498051276713735147550
00000091610261107134417832011218225903311528381349805127671373500
000000959105011401515188020452285279236286621830811128130841406900
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Grade: MS 63
Points: 4724
Owner: Half-collector
 
Grade: MS 63
Points: 2994
Owner: Half-collector
 
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