Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 380
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.77 (2/24/2020)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1914 50C PF obverse 1914 50C PF reverse
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Description & Analysis

Amazingly the Philadelphia Mint recorded the lowest mintages of the Barber Half Dollar series during 1914 for both currency and proof coins. The nation was in an economic recession, and proof sales declined to an astonishing 380 pieces. Though this issue has been hoarded by generations of collectors, it is still scarce across all grades. A fair percentage of the surviving population has been certified as gems, but Cameo proofs are extremely rare.

At one time the 1914 proof half dollar was valued more highly than its currency counterpart, but Mint State pieces are now more highly prized by specialists.

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Last Updated: 11/1/2019

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1914 50C PF
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - 620 715 860 1240 2025 4100 6000 9250 22000 - -
$ - - - - - - 725 1050 1400 2150 4550 6500 12000 -
1914 50C PF CA
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Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - 1700 2800 5500 8750 15500 - - -

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 169
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68

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NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 2/18/2020 1914 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----------1381322363335122--165
-----------------2----2
-----------------21---3
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Total----------1381322363339132--170
 ----------1%2%5%8%13%21%19%23%8%1%-- 
1914 50C PF CA
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base-----------------121--4
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Total-----------------121--4
 -----------------25%50%25%-- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1914 50C PF CA
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5125535976446927458001242125712671283129414051608219728343960487660077589915634142
5265686136607107639471247126012721287133114731804240932094265525365348111174850
000000947124712601272128713311473180424093209426552536534811100
0000001095125212641278129013681540200126223585457156307062863400
1914 50C PF UC
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base37841244848452456561165970999413261510162118032079343943225111594479751007739552
38942446049753858062767680411051387154716821895253237334585538966218676199020
0000006276768041105138715471682189525323733458553896621867600
0000006436928991215144915841742198729864028484856667298937600
1914 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base4044394775155586026481028109811421206127113931707196925253583421755597330893531489
4164524905295736177751051111311631228131214981794215428783794466461497865164530
000000775105111131163122813121498179421542878379446646149786500
000000901107511271185124913521602188223403230400651126740840000
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Grade: PF 68 CA
Points: 7589
Owner: First Strike Society
 
Grade: PF 67
Points: 5559
Owner: SLUGGO
 
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