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: $6.25 (12/26/2014)
Diameter: 30mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1839 CAPPED 50C MS obverse 1839 CAPPED 50C MS reverse


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1839 CAPPED 50C MS
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Base $ 75.00 90.00 110 170 275 275 460 500 675 1100 1350 1500 1975 3350 6000 35000 50000 - - - -
$ 310 500 565 725 1200 1500 1650 2200 4000 7250 - - - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 463
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


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6/22/2011 NGC AU 53   Teletrade Auction 3089, 3089/Lot# 1389 $414.00
2/24/2013 NGC MS 61   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/24/2013, 63/Lot# 50467 $1,048.30
11/15/2013 NGC Details UNC Details  Heritage Auctions 2013 November 15 - 16 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part II Signature Auction - New York Session(4), 1190/Lot# 34491 $397.15
11/17/2013 PCGS AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 778, 787/Lot# 104 $450.00
1/26/2014 NGC Details AU Details  Goldberg January 26-28, 2014 January Pre-Long Beach Sale 17.5% BP, 78/Lot# 1147 $212.00
7/11/2014 NGC VF 35   Stack's Bowers August 2014 Chicago ANA, 6014/Lot# 6099 $111.63
10/10/2014 NGC AU 53   Stack's Bowers November Baltimore 2014, 6039/Lot# 15180 $317.25


NGC Registry

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