Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,029,028
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.51 (2/23/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1892 S 50C MS obverse 1892 S 50C MS reverse


  
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Last Updated: 12/28/2016

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1892 S 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 245 360 490 610 745 825 925 1000 1125 1200 1375 1650 2200 2800 5500 11250 24000 - - -
$ - - - - - - - 1775 2350 3300 6500 15000 39750 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 325
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 40
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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1/26/2011 PCGS G 4   Teletrade Auction 3003, 3003/Lot# 1224 $207.00
9/4/2011 NGC AU 50   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1313 $805.00
9/2/2012 NGC AG 3   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131237/Lot# 20190 $89.00
4/8/2013 PCGS VF 30   Teletrade Auction 3425, 3425/Lot# 1972 $500.00
12/22/2013 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 146697 $2,000.00
5/4/2014 PCGS G 4   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 802, 811/Lot# 339 $185.00
6/1/2014 NGC VG 8   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131423/Lot# 24804 $258.50
10/8/2014 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions 2014 October 8 - 13 PNG New York Invitational US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(5), 1210/Lot# 7970 $514.65
7/17/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers July 2015 Baltimore Auction, 6105/Lot# 4410 $2,115.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1892 S 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base59369596610661271143814881531163417531865192819892197261430093922583675436902805110335
6277859991134132714551502156516741790188619482058233627463313456064057543728588120
0000001502156516741790188619482058233627463313456064057543728500
0000001517160017131828190719692128247528773618519869747543766800
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