Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 9,522,000
Catalog: KM-142
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.24 (10/25/2014)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1937 50C MS obverse 1937 50C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1937 half dollar is one of the higher-mintage coins in the Walking Liberty series (9.522 million circulation strikes). It is, therefore, fairly easy to locate in most levels of preservation. The population decreases somewhat in Premium Gem and drops precipitously in MS67.

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1937 50C MS
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 3009
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68


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11/10/2014 MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2014 November 6 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Beverly Hills Session(5), 1211/Lot# 7929


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9/15/2003 NGC MS 65   Goldberg September 15-17, 2003 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 21/Lot# 458 $288.00
1/12/2004 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2004 Orlando, FL (FUN) Bullet Sale #337, 337/Lot# 31273 $287.50
7/30/2007 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 163, 168/Lot# 1185 $172.50
12/3/2009 PCGS MS 66   Bonhams Coins and Banknotes, 17760/Lot# 1147 $351.00
9/7/2011 NGC MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2011 September Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(1), 1159/Lot# 3502 $805.00
2/5/2012 PCGS MS 66   Teletrade Auction 3219, 3219/Lot# 1544 $300.00
4/8/2012 PCGS MS 64   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 04/08/2012, 17/Lot# 43303 $88.00
8/30/2013 PCGS MS 65   Stack's Bowers The September 2013 Philadelphia Auction, 195/Lot# 4533 $141.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1937 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base20282828323763941151271471631792122983236489081886452660407900
2228282933457310111913315216819024030643173412342766503066600
0000007310111913315216819024030643173412342766503000
0000008310812314015717320126931453982115603646553500
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 2766
Owner: Ugakoivet
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 1886
Owner: Anonymous10
 
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