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: $7.75 (7/27/2016)
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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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 778
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 68


Upcoming Auctions

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8/14/2016 AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 4489
8/14/2016 AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 4486


Auction Prices Realized

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Grade
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Price
9/21/2009 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 412, 418/Lot# 7613 $460.00
3/17/2011 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2011 March Sacramento Signature ANA US Coin Auction Session(3), 1153/Lot# 4421 $4,025.00
9/17/2012 PCGS VF 35   Teletrade Auction 3348, 3348/Lot# 1659 $250.00
2/3/2013 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg February 3-6, 2013 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 72/Lot# 1317 $48,300.00
7/27/2013 NGC AU 55   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 2131 $4,112.50
10/27/2013 PCGS Genuine XF   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/27/2013, 98/Lot# 121833 $220.00
3/28/2014 PCGS AU 53   Stack's Bowers March 2014 Baltimore Auction, 6008/Lot# 5346 $1,057.50
10/18/2015 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131543/Lot# 27338 $352.50


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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