Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 128,800
Catalog: KM-199
Obverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Reverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.02 (4/28/2015)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1953 50C PF obverse 1953 50C PF reverse


  
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1953 50C PF
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 55.00 70.00 120 175 360 460 800 2400 18000 -
$ - - - - - 60.00 85.00 135 200 390 525 900 -
1953 50C PF Cameo
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 85.00 115 160 265 440 800 1450 6100 - -
$ - - - - - 95.00 130 175 290 500 900 1600 -
1953 50C PF Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 325 475 900 1600 3500 10500 65000 - -
$ - - - - - - 350 525 1000 1750 3800 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 4586
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 65
High Grade: 69


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
9/22/1997 NGC PF 68   Teletrade Auction 0982, 982/Lot# 1529 $414.20
10/30/2006 NGC PF 67   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 111, 116/Lot# 1140 $333.50
7/7/2009 PCGS PF 66   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction #29073, 29073/Lot# 24128 $126.50
1/17/2011 PCGS PF 65   Teletrade Auction 2997, 2997/Lot# 1456 $115.00
1/1/2013 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The January 2013 Americana Sale, 180/Lot# 14460 $122.20
1/9/2013 PCGS PF 68   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(3), 1181/Lot# 5023 $4,993.75
9/7/2014 NGC PF 68   Cameo GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/07/2014, 191/Lot# 217906 $1,000.00
9/22/2014 NGC PF 66   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 782 $288.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1953 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333334581131163186216308471502539908161949585264
33333331757971411701962463624815146621145273250600
00000031757971411701962463624815146621145273200
000000331691141521782062774164915267851382384500
1953 50C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base3333333333332983724535636488441357275456567431
3333333333310132239948959171310151822372162470
0000003333310132239948959171310151822372100
0000003333319934742652661977811862288468800
1953 50C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333333359782010661649216925615656105151152914485
333333333332016719021260182222993592727510853125140
00000033333201671902126018222299359272751085300
00000033333399745984145419952430462488951119100
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Grade: PF 67 ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 5656
Owner: NAA
 
Grade: PF 69
Points: 4958
Owner: H Norton
 
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