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: $6.93 (4/30/2016)
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
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 75.00 88.00 135 275 465 875 1100 1800 2200 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: 774
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 45
High Grade: 68


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5/1/2016 XF 40   Heritage Auctions 2016 April 27 - May 1 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1234/Lot# 7853
5/1/2016 AU 53   Heritage Auctions 2016 April 27 - May 1 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(1), 1234/Lot# 3438
5/1/2016 AU Details  Heritage Auctions 2016 April 27 - May 1 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(6), 1234/Lot# 7851


Auction Prices Realized

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8/13/1997 NGC MS 60   Teletrade Auction 0971, 971/Lot# 1503 $708.50
11/27/2006 NGC AU 50   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 115: The Eagle One Sale, 120/Lot# 4214 $603.75
8/11/2010 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2010 August Boston, MA Signature & Platinum Night ANA Coin Auction #1143, 1143/Lot# 4842 $3,220.00
9/5/2010 PCGS XF 40   Teletrade Auction 2919, 2919/Lot# 1943 $368.00
5/29/2011 PCGS Genuine Genuine   Goldberg May 29 - June 1, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction of US, World Coins and Currency, 63/Lot# 267 $149.50
12/22/2013 PCGS VF 30   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/22/2013, 166/Lot# 121937 $309.83
6/30/2014 NGC VF 25   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3488, 6037/Lot# 20274 $246.75
7/10/2014 NGC XF 45   Heritage Auctions Weekly World and Ancient Coin Auction Session(1), 231429/Lot# 61170 $95.18


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1808 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base131139163179258575777949124214061624175318862124240133864888608911710179352779643552
134147168205364642834104712971479166717971965221627293887528879631378521222330480
00000083410471297147916671797196522162729388752887963137852122200
00000089211441351155117101842204523093058438756899836158602450900
1808 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1111111111111111111111
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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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