Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 23,962,412
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: $6.24 (10/26/2014)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1958 D 50C MS obverse 1958 D 50C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

According to Rick Tomaska, 'a large percentage of mint set toned 1958-D's possess unattractive dull gray toning...On rare occasions a 1958-D will surface with truly breathtaking mint set colors of bright iridescent green, golden-orange, and/or red color.'

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 10/15/2014

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1958 D 50C MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 10.80 10.85 10.90 10.95 11.15 11.15 11.60 11.85 14.00 16.00 17.50 20.00 22.00 22.00 30.00 45.00 80.00 1275 - - -
$ - - - - - - 23.00 24.00 25.00 33.00 50.00 135 1600 -
1958 D 50C MS Full Bell Lines
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 22.00 23.00 24.00 28.00 40.00 90.00 300 3500 - - -
$ - - - - - 24.00 26.00 27.00 31.00 45.00 115 635 4600 -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 5569
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/26/2001 PCGS MS 66   Teletrade Auction 1411, 1411/Lot# 1422 $32.75
3/11/2003 PCGS MS 66   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #23033, 23033/Lot# 11265 $138.00
1/25/2004 PCGS MS 66   Full Bell Lines Goldberg January 25-28, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 23/Lot# 2509 $690.00
11/21/2005 NGC MS 66   Full Bell Lines David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #63, 68/Lot# 809 $161.00
11/3/2010 NGC MS 66   Full Bell Lines Stack's Bowers The November 2010 Baltimore Auction, 44/Lot# 2182 $6,325.00
1/5/2011 NGC MS 67   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(4), 1151/Lot# 5816 $2,300.00
9/9/2012 NGC MS 64   Full Bell Lines GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/09/2012, 39/Lot# 72999 $33.00
3/9/2014 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/09/2014, 167/Lot# 177217 $77.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1958 D 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base92424242424242828282828323763721942881834259835774805
1424242424242528282828293345661122258032088292439860
0000002528282828293345661122258032088292400
00000026282828283035546915325613182343325000
1958 D 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base92828282828283232323232374172812123141931272437365003
1528282828282932323232333851751242468532195306141580
0000002932323232333851751242468532195306100
00000030323232323539617816828013922459339800
1958 D 50C MS Full Bell Lines
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111228283232374150761272375172955402853657005
11111417282932333844589316333013293312447359110
00000017282932333844589316333013293312447300
000000222830323539476711020042321423670491900
1958 D 50C MS Full Bell Lines, Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111232323737414554851392585563094420255797266
111114183233373842486410317835714023463466161410
000000183233373842486410317835714023463466100
000000253235373943517412121845622483832512000
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Grade: MS 67 FBL
Points: 4995
Owner: SkyMan
 
Grade: MS 67 FBL
Points: 3312
Owner: Ferdinand Erdman
 
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