Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 994,000
Catalog: KM-99
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.4400g
ASW: 0.3599oz
Melt Value: $5.34 (7/29/2015)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1866 S MOTTO 50C MS obverse 1866 S MOTTO 50C MS reverse


  
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Last Updated: 7/29/2014

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1866 S MOTTO 50C MS
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Base $ 35.00 53.00 65.00 105 260 375 450 540 615 900 1300 2600 5100 12250 20000 - - - -
$ 285 420 500 590 675 1000 1425 2900 5600 - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 69
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 66


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10/15/2003 NGC MS 64   Teletrade Auction 1793, 1793/Lot# 1329 $3,300.00
11/15/2009 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction #29114, 29114/Lot# 26572 $345.00
1/1/2013 PCGS MS 66   Stack's Bowers The January 2013 Americana Sale, 180/Lot# 14704 $1,586.25
11/15/2013 NGC VF 25   Heritage Auctions 2013 November 15 - 16 Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part II Signature Auction - New York Session(4), 1190/Lot# 34581 $153.93
6/8/2014 PCGS VF 35   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 807, 816/Lot# 7330 $200.00
6/15/2014 PCGS XF 40   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/15/2014, 196/Lot# 176056 $363.00
9/7/2014 PCGS VF 35   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/07/2014, 191/Lot# 213423 $225.00
2/1/2015 PCGS XF 40   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131506/Lot# 24157 $305.50


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