Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 47,818,000
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: $5.95 (4/27/2015)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1942 50C MS obverse 1942 50C MS reverse


  
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1942 50C MS

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 16215
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68


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4/26/2015 MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2015 April 22 - 26 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(7), 1219/Lot# 7967


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3/15/1999 PCGS MS 64   Teletrade Auction 1143, 1143/Lot# 1557 $35.97
6/16/1999 PCGS MS 66   Teletrade Auction 1175, 1175/Lot# 1534 $141.70
1/25/2009 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Coin Auction #69021, 69021/Lot# 61192 $109.25
12/25/2011 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131201/Lot# 28912 $95.00
2/28/2012 NGC MS 67   Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 3637 $517.50
4/21/2013 PCGS MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 748, 757/Lot# 124 $70.00
6/1/2014 PCGS MS 64   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/01/2014, 198/Lot# 196715 $51.01
9/22/2014 PCGS MS 67   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 763 $483.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1942 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base202828282832374572891151311431551792304456741515427357267516
222828282933395477971201351471631963015219542434475763220
000000395477971201351471631963015219542434475700
00000042638310612513915117121337359712343353524100
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 1558
Owner: rpmadskilz
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 1515
Owner: *00001AAA Coins
 
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