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: $6.29 (5/27/2017)
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 - -
$ - - - - 760 - - - - - 6850 13500 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 137
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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12/18/2011 PCGS VF 35   Teletrade Auction 3191, 3191/Lot# 1699 $220.00
10/18/2012 PCGS XF 40   Heritage Auctions 2012 October 18-21 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Dallas Session(5), 1175/Lot# 9032 $381.88
12/1/2013 PCGS Genuine AU   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131350/Lot# 22201 $211.50
5/18/2014 NGC XF 45   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131421/Lot# 20711 $205.63
6/29/2014 NGC AU 53   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 204334 $480.00
11/23/2014 NGC XF 40   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 831, 840/Lot# 120 $325.00
10/1/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers The Oct 2015 Rarities Auction, 6133/Lot# 42 $41,125.00


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