Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,686,411
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.53 (2/21/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1899 S 50C MS obverse 1899 S 50C MS reverse


  
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Last Updated: 12/28/2016

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1899 S 50C MS
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Base $ 26.00 40.00 95.00 170 315 415 465 565 750 800 1000 1350 2450 4000 5750 10000 21000 53000 - -
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 136
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 67


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10/16/2006 PCGS F 12   Teletrade Auction 2274, 2274/Lot# 1261 $84.00
2/7/2013 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2013 February 7 -8 & 10 US Coin Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1182/Lot# 3825 $4,993.75
8/8/2013 PCGS AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2013 August 8 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Rosemont Session(6), 1188/Lot# 7903 $411.25
12/29/2013 PCGS F 15   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 784, 793/Lot# 121 $120.00
6/29/2014 NGC AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 204334 $480.00
3/31/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers March 2015 Baltimore, 6065/Lot# 33179 $141.00
7/21/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers July 2015 Baltimore Auction, 6105/Lot# 32134 $164.50


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