Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 2,498,181
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: $5.39 (8/1/2015)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1955 50C MS obverse 1955 50C MS reverse


  
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1955 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 15.00 15.85 16.50 16.75 17.50 18.00 18.25 18.50 19.50 24.00 26.00 35.00 43.00 60.00 225 2000 - - -
$ - - 21.00 22.00 22.00 27.00 30.00 38.00 48.00 70.00 425 2250 -
1955 50C MS Full Bell Lines
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 26.00 29.00 40.00 50.00 135 475 15000 - - -
$ - - - - - 30.00 32.00 45.00 75.00 160 2650 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 7608
Low Grade: 50
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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9/17/2002 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #22094, 22094/Lot# 17633 $37.00
10/9/2008 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 290, 296/Lot# 6017 $30.00
11/21/2010 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Teletrade Auction 2963, 2963/Lot# 3031 $115.00
6/5/2011 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/05/2011, 119/Lot# 9784 $68.20
12/16/2012 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131252/Lot# 24244 $59.00
1/26/2014 PCGS MS 65   Goldberg January 26-28, 2014 January Pre-Long Beach Sale 17.5% BP, 78/Lot# 1210 $152.75
6/2/2014 NGC MS 64   Full Bell Lines Stack's Bowers iAuction 3484, 6033/Lot# 20276 $45.83


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1955 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base92428283232374154678194981061231552235342329323443775796
14252829323338455871859510011113317732611322630361548500
00000038455871859510011113317732611322630361500
00000039496276899610311714420043017302932399600
1955 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base9283232373741455972891021061191351712445722445338245626023
152932333738424963779310311012414719535311962757377550490
000000424963779310311012414719535311962757377500
000000435467839710411412915921946218203069416800
1955 50C MS Full Bell Lines
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111137818589949810211513918343710344526597977519886
111111351828690959910612315326763621985010656984620
00000051828690959910612315326763621985010656900
000000668387929610011013116835283533625494716000
1955 50C MS Full Bell Lines, Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11111141899498102106115127151201471109847156211803310223
11111145790959910310911913516729168023035213681887630
0000005790959910310911913516729168023035213681800
00000073929610010411212314318438188935095712742500
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Grade: MS 66 FBL
Points: 2198
Owner: mshaller
 
Grade: MS 66
Points: 1799
Owner: David Sachs
 
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