Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 1,368,600
Catalog: KM-37
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.48g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $7.39 (9/29/2016)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: FIFTY CENTS OR A HALF DOLLAR
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1808 50C MS obverse 1808 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/12/2015

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1808 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 75.00 88.00 135 275 465 875 1100 1800 2200 2450 2800 3550 4950 9000 19500 30500 52500 - - -
$ 525 - 1250 2000 2500 - 3200 3850 5500 10750 21500 42875 65000 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 784
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 68


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
3/29/1999 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 1148, 1148/Lot# 1567 $2,407.50
2/24/2003 PCGS MS 64   Goldberg February 24-25, 2003 Coin Auction, 17/Lot# 523 $3,795.00
10/11/2007 NGC VF 35   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 185, 191/Lot# 5520 $494.50
1/5/2011 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2011 January Tampa FUN Signature & Platinum Night US Coin Auction Session(1), 1151/Lot# 3592 $7,475.00
12/22/2013 PCGS VF 30   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 106/Lot# 121937 $77.00
2/23/2014 NGC VF 20   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131409/Lot# 26158 $340.75
6/2/2014 PCGS F 15   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3484, 6033/Lot# 20211 $158.63
2/8/2015 PCGS Genuine VF   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131507/Lot# 25223 $282.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1808 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base131139163179258575777949124214061624175318862124240133864888608911710179352779643552
134147168205364642834104712971479166717971965221627293887528879631378521222330480
00000083410471297147916671797196522162729388752887963137852122200
00000089211441351155117101842204523093058438756899836158602450900
1808 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 7963
Owner: Heartland Collection
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 2860
Owner: Eastern woods II
 
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