Coin Specifications

Category: Early Halves (1794-1839)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 3,712,156
Obverse Designer: John Reich
Reverse Designer: John Reich
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.8920
Weight: 13.4800g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $6.73 (5/29/2017)
Diameter: 32.5mm
Edge: Lettered
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1829/1827 50C MS obverse 1829/1827 50C MS reverse


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Description & Analysis

The obverse die is an 1829 over 7 overdate, with the lower upright of the 7 prominently visible at the lower right side of the 9. Many years ago, some numismatists described the overdate as '1829 over 1.'

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 3/12/2015

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1829/1827 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 85.00 105 135 160 285 650 850 950 1500 1850 2100 2700 3750 6400 18500 36000 - - - -
$ 315 - 900 1050 1700 - 2250 3000 4150 7600 22500 41000 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 230
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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2/6/2006 NGC VF 30   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 73, 78/Lot# 586 $143.75
4/9/2012 NGC AU 55   Teletrade Auction 3256, 3256/Lot# 1746 $875.00
9/6/2012 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2012 September 6-9 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(3), 1174/Lot# 4546 $2,115.00
9/9/2012 PCGS Genuine VF   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/09/2012, 39/Lot# 72571 $73.70
6/2/2014 NGC AU 50   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3484, 6033/Lot# 20220 $440.63
9/22/2014 NGC MS 61   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 1478 $1,898.00
10/11/2015 PCGS VF 25   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131542/Lot# 25518 $141.00
8/10/2016 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 4656 $4,700.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1829/1827 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base10212315918322036656372599011381333145017072048261438005026624812301190722989347317
10913516719526943261781310391203137215361821223730094209543382661455822679357010
0000006178131039120313721536182122373009420954338266145582267900
00000067190210891268141116211934242534054617584110283168152628600
1829/1827 50C MS Prooflike
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Grade: AU 58
Points: 1333
Owner: HOWARDL
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 1333
Owner: oldhobo
 
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