Coin Specifications

Category: Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 6,024,000
Obverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Reverse Designer: John R. Sinnock
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.60 (3/29/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1960 50C MS obverse 1960 50C MS reverse


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 12/7/2016

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1960 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 10.80 10.85 10.90 10.95 11.15 11.60 11.85 14.00 16.00 17.50 20.00 22.00 23.00 28.00 95.00 850 4500 - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 24.00 31.00 115 1550 - -
1960 50C MS Full Bell Lines
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 22.00 23.00 24.00 32.00 75.00 275 1525 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - 38.00 95.00 610 4850 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 4607
Low Grade: 40
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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7/7/1997 PCGS MS 64   Full Bell Lines Teletrade Auction 0960, 960/Lot# 1515 $45.78
8/22/1999 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Teletrade Auction 1201, 1201/Lot# 1552 $141.70
11/8/2004 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Heritage Auctions 2004 November Palm Beach, Florida Bullet Sale #359, 359/Lot# 1394 $80.50
2/22/2013 PCGS MS 66   Full Bell Lines Stack's Bowers The March 2013 Baltimore Auction, 181/Lot# 1492 $2,350.00
10/20/2013 NGC MS 65   Full Bell Lines GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/20/2013, 97/Lot# 146593 $138.60
9/22/2014 PCGS MS 65   Full Bell Lines Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 808 $195.50
10/19/2014 PCGS MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 826, 835/Lot# 169 $30.00
2/28/2016 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131610/Lot# 23124 $99.88


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1960 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base37414141414141454554637281899411535115583639447459157674
384141414141424548576675849110119475322523917495465010
000000424548576675849110119475322523917495400
0000004445516069788692108272115629454196543500
1960 50C MS Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base414545454545455050597281899810212737816443800466261457953
424545454545475053637584929911021180023634087515667480
000000475053637584929911021180023634087515600
00000048505668788695101119294122230814375565100
1960 50C MS Full Bell Lines
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base414545454545455050597289949813128877421433971529569208888
42454545454547505363789195109183450123027524412583775760
00000047505363789195109183450123027524412583700
00000048505668839297120236612168733624854637800
1960 50C MS Full Bell Lines, Prooflike
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base45505050505050545467819810210614331182630474143550771799199
475050505050515458728799103118199483156634124598606478520
000000515458728799103118199483156634124598606400
0000005354637692101105131255654230737785052662200
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 1558
Owner: 23pairer1
 
Grade: MS 65 FBL
Points: 1230
Owner: Ferdinand Erdman
 
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