Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 669,384
Obverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Reverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.53 (2/19/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1956 TYPE 2 50C PF obverse 1956 TYPE 2 50C PF reverse


  
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Last Updated: 12/7/2016

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1956 TYPE 2 50C PF
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 23.00 24.00 26.00 30.00 35.00 45.00 75.00 95.00 140 460 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 80.00 105 -
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 28.00 37.00 45.00 75.00 115 155 325 790 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 130 165 415
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 35.00 45.00 75.00 160 190 335 665 3450 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - 475 1100

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 13725
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 67
High Grade: 69


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
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Price
11/16/1999 NGC PF 68   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #19113, 19113/Lot# 4522 $96.00
6/21/2000 PCGS PF 67   Teletrade Auction 1324, 1324/Lot# 1482 $45.78
2/11/2007 NGC PF 69   Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1522 $230.00
1/9/2008 PCGS PF 69   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2008 January Orlando, FL (FUN) Signature Coin Auction #454, 454/Lot# 2215 $8,625.00
2/19/2012 NGC PF 69   Cameo Teletrade Auction 3227, 3227/Lot# 1887 $625.00
9/29/2013 PCGS PF 64   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/29/2013, 94/Lot# 140746 $21.00
4/6/2014 PCGS PF 67   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 798, 807/Lot# 1090 $266.00
11/10/2015 PCGS PF 67   Stack's Bowers November 2015 Baltimore, 6110/Lot# 26130 $258.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1956 TYPE 2 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5054545963677276818589949810211913114322039562011931707
5154566064697378828691959910812313516927847081113640
0000007378828691959910812313516927847081100
000000757984889297101113127139194337545100200
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base545459636772768185899410210611113116325540962099020092807
5456606469737882869197103108118142194306479743133022750
0000007882869197103108118142194306479743133000
0000007984889299105109124152224358550867166900
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5454596367727681858994981061151432884376201028179936014888
54566064697378828691951011091241913384987561285240040300
00000078828691951011091241913384987561285240000
00000079848892971031121342403875598921542300000
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Grade: PF 69 ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 7217
Owner: Allen
 
Grade: PF 69 UC
Points: 7217
Owner: Zakmar
 
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