Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 669,384
Catalog: KM-199
Obverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Reverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.91 (9/28/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1956 TYPE 2 50C PF obverse 1956 TYPE 2 50C PF reverse


  
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Last Updated: 9/23/2016

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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 90.00 135 450 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 80.00 100.00 -
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 28.00 37.00 45.00 75.00 115 150 325 785 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - 130 160 415
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 35.00 45.00 70.00 150 180 325 650 3400 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - 475 1100

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 13152
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 67
High Grade: 69


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7/12/2000 PCGS PF 67   Cameo Teletrade Auction 1332, 1332/Lot# 1401 $81.75
2/11/2007 NGC PF 69   Ultra Cameo Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1521 $1,380.00
6/1/2011 NGC PF 69   Heritage Auctions 2011 June Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(4), 1156/Lot# 8559 $402.50
2/26/2012 NGC PF 67   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131210/Lot# 27788 $32.00
3/25/2012 PCGS PF 67   Cameo GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 03/25/2012, 15/Lot# 43703 $143.00
6/30/2013 NGC PF 68   Ultra Cameo GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/30/2013, 81/Lot# 122800 $610.50
1/19/2014 PCGS PF 67   Ultra Cameo David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 787, 796/Lot# 10122 $425.00
4/14/2014 PCGS PF 68   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3477, 6026/Lot# 20361 $808.40


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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