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: $6.29 (5/29/2017)
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: 13987
Low Grade: 58
Average Grade: 67
High Grade: 69


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Date
Service
Grade
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10/14/1996 PCGS PF 68   Cameo Teletrade Auction 0884, 884/Lot# 1544 $70.85
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
5/14/2007 PCGS PF 68   Cameo Heritage Auctions 2007 May US Coin Online Session #435, 435/Lot# 8722 $115.00
2/3/2009 NGC PF 67   Cameo Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Coin Auction #29022, 29022/Lot# 22369 $54.00
3/30/2009 NGC PF 68   Ultra Cameo David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 354, 360/Lot# 747 $373.75
7/8/2012 NGC PF 67   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/08/2012, 30/Lot# 59308 $44.00
10/17/2012 NGC PF 68   Cameo Stack's Bowers The November 2012 Baltimore Auction - US and World Lots - Live and Internet Only Sessions, 144/Lot# 24772 $106.93
12/8/2013 NGC PF 67   Cameo GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 12/08/2013, 104/Lot# 156353 $127.60


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1956 TYPE 2 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5054545963677276818589949810612314318328835147710811239
51545660646973788286919510111213015621830939367811340
00000073788286919510111213015621830939367800
00000075798488929710311713617025333043588000
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base545459636772768185899410210611515118328840951586514941695
5456606469737882869197103109127162218328444632107515610
0000007882869197103109127162218328444632107500
0000007984889299105112139172253369480748128400
1956 TYPE 2 50C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base5454596367727681858994111115143183288527597882135132163569
545660646973788286911001121241562183685506921038197333340
000000788286911001121241562183685506921038197300
000000798488921051141341702534475747871195259400
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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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