Coin Specifications

Category: Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 1,604,000
Obverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Reverse Designer: Charles E. Barber
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.16 (9/24/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1915 S 50C MS obverse 1915 S 50C MS reverse


  
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Last Updated: 7/10/2017

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1915 S 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 21.00 28.00 50.00 115 205 370 420 435 510 525 665 750 975 1300 2500 5250 15250 - - -
$ - - - - 515 - - 800 1100 - 2900 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 542
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
10/21/1998 NGC MS 65   Teletrade Auction 1098, 1098/Lot# 1629 $1,998.00
9/10/2006 PCGS MS 63   Goldberg September 10-13, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 37/Lot# 2607 $718.75
6/2/2013 PCGS G 6   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/02/2013, 77/Lot# 118920 $23.77
8/8/2013 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2013 August 8 - 10 US Coins Signature Auction - Rosemont Session(6), 1188/Lot# 7936 $411.25
3/23/2014 NGC AU 58   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 796, 805/Lot# 873 $725.00
8/5/2014 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions 2014 August 5, 7 & 9 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(5), 1208/Lot# 7818 $560.48
  PCGS MS 64   Bonhams $1,345.00
7/21/2015 PCGS   Stack's Bowers July 2015 Baltimore Auction, 6105/Lot# 32176 $352.50
4/27/2016 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions 2016 April 27 - May 1 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(1), 1234/Lot# 3615 $1,645.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1915 S 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base8185106230437695820958103611031186123913151421173021243126463066857058822610546
829214729952373786698410581131120412641350152418612458362753156809744789990
00000086698410581131120412641350152418612458362753156809744700
000000912101010811158122112901386162719932792412960006934783700
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Grade: MS 65
Points: 3126
Owner: Srotag
 
Grade: VG 8
Points: 106
Owner: Bennett
 
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