Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 4,922,000
Catalog: KM-116
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $7.14 (9/25/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1902 50C MS obverse 1902 50C MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

The 1902 Philadelphia Barber half dollar had the third highest mintage of the entire series with some 4.9 million coins struck. However, few were saved from circulation, and the coin is quite uncommon in mint state. In gem, the issue is even harder, with less than 10 coins graded in MS65 at NGC, with only 7 higher. (9/2016)

GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 9/17/2015

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1902 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 17.00 21.00 45.00 110 225 375 400 450 520 590 640 725 1050 1500 3800 8000 23000 - - -
$ - - 425 485 570 - - 800 1125 1850 4300 9775 25300 -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 307
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 67


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
5/25/2008 NGC MS 64   Goldberg May 25-27, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 47/Lot# 3986 $1,552.50
6/17/2012 PCGS VG 8   Teletrade Auction 3295, 3295/Lot# 1875 $17.00
4/24/2013 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2013 April 24 - 28 CSNS US Coin Signature Auction - Chicago Session(8), 1184/Lot# 8439 $411.25
4/28/2013 PCGS VF 25   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 749, 758/Lot# 617 $70.00
9/5/2014 NGC XF 40   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3498, 6052/Lot# 20217 $146.88
9/19/2014 NGC VF 20   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3500, 6054/Lot# 22214 $76.38
10/12/2014 NGC   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/12/2014, 190/Lot# 202421 $100.00
1/29/2015 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2015 January 29 - February 1 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(2), 1217/Lot# 3883 $1,762.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1902 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base59678518339567472594999010661166125813211421173021243410469471987253844410808
627311825448869180096310151099119712791354152418612553383855297216765092320
00000080096310151099119712791354152418612553383855297216765000
00000087497610411133122713001388162719932981426663637235804700
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 66
Points: 4694
Owner: Srotag
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 1421
Owner: kmag100
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

There are no related articles for this coin.

NGC Auction Central Disclaimer