Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 800
Catalog: KM-A68
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.4400g
ASW: 0.3599oz
Melt Value: $5.66 (7/5/2015)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1859 50C PF obverse 1859 50C PF reverse


  
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1859 50C PF
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 825 1125 1850 4050 7250 16000 31000 - - -
$ - - - - - 925 1225 2100 4350 8000 - - -
1859 50C PF Cameo
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - 1275 2550 5250 12500 26000 - - - -
$ - - - - - - 1450 - 5750 - - - -
1859 50C PF Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 19000 - - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 143
Low Grade: 53
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
4/8/1998 NGC PF 64   Teletrade Auction 1039, 1039/Lot# 1450 $1,350.00
5/28/2003 PCGS PF 64   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2003 May Long Beach Signature Sale #324, 324/Lot# 6213 $3,105.00
8/22/2005 NGC PF 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet-Only Auction #50, 55/Lot# 456 $1,357.00
1/30/2011 PCGS PF 62   Cameo Goldberg January 30 - February 3, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 62/Lot# 1456 $1,150.00
9/13/2011 NGC PF 65   Cameo Stack's Bowers The September 2011 Philadelphia Americana Sale, 113/Lot# 2914 $7,590.00
4/24/2013 PCGS PF 63   Heritage Auctions 2013 April 24 - 28 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(2), 1184/Lot# 2220 $1,410.00
9/4/2014 PCGS PF 64   Heritage Auctions 2014 September 4 - 6 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1209/Lot# 4146 $4,406.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1859 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base10081042107611111146118312211260129913381380142115311799236834674499624880588485920211716
10191053108811231158119612341273131213521394145816201989273438115082685182008724100400
0000001234127313121352139414581620198927343811508268518200872400
0000001247128613251366140714941710217831014155566574558343896300
1859 50C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1527157216191665171417631814186519171971202620822266246326713902565659866329668772899417
1542158816341681173017801831188219351989204521432332253230814487576661006448688879980
0000001831188219351989204521432332253230814487576661006448688800
0000001848190019532008206322052397260234925071587662156568708800
1859 50C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base36083693378038693959405141444239433544334533463449665315568360686473683772167610827110601
3636372238103899399040824176427143684466456747455082543858116203659469637347783090480
0000004176427143684466456747455082543858116203659469637347783000
0000004207430344004500460048555199556059406338671670907479805100
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Grade: PF 65 UC
Points: 6473
Owner: First Strike Society
 
Grade: PF 66 CA
Points: 5986
Owner: SLUGGO
 
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