Coin Specifications

Category: Kennedy Half Dollars (1964-Date)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 2,261,583
Obverse Designer: Gilroy Roberts
Reverse Designer: Frank Gasparro
Composition: Silver
Weight: 11.5g
ASW: 0.1479oz
Melt Value: $3.02 (7/30/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1966 SMS 50C MS obverse 1966 SMS 50C MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 5/4/2016

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1966 SMS 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 4.00 4.75 6.25 7.50 10.00 15.00 30.00 60.00 375 1800 -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - 100.00 -
1966 SMS 50C MS Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - 9.00 15.00 25.00 55.00 105 185 1450 - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - 70.00 120 325 -
1966 SMS 50C MS Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - 125 250 525 825 3200 19500 - -
$ - - - - - - - - 150 285 625 1150 3900 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 13783
Low Grade: 55
Average Grade: 66
High Grade: 69


Upcoming Auctions

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8/14/2016 MS 68  Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 5030
8/14/2016 MS 67  Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 5029


Auction Prices Realized

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Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
5/31/2004 PCGS MS 66   Cameo Teletrade Auction 1890, 1890/Lot# 1399 $35.00
5/6/2006 NGC MS 67   Cameo Heritage Auctions Continuous Internet Auction #66052, 66052/Lot# 24326 $42.00
6/26/2006 NGC MS 67   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 93, 98/Lot# 1155 $16.10
2/11/2007 NGC MS 68   Cameo Goldberg February 11-14, 2007 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 39/Lot# 1538 $219.00
9/18/2011 NGC MS 67   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/18/2011, 136/Lot# 17905 $26.00
7/6/2014 NGC MS 67   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 203960 $15.00
9/7/2014 NGC MS 67   Cameo Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131437/Lot# 25465 $129.25
7/26/2015 NGC MS 66   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3534, 6113/Lot# 20315 $82.25


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1966 SMS 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base612121212121212121216162024283763123288106623353281
812121212121212121316172125314683178547148926500
0000001212121316172125314683178547148900
00000012121215161923273454103233807191200
1966 SMS 50C MS Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base202020202020202024242424283772111255437990288532074389
2020202020202021242424253149851593166211622299236010
0000002021242424253149851593166211622299200
0000002023242424273460982073768062253310000
1966 SMS 50C MS Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base941061191191311471631791982162372622883145021206143823553525600765748374
981101191231361521681852042232452712973777371283174427454352619671740
0000001681852042232452712973777371283174427454352619600
0000001741922102302542793054399711361204931355180638500
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Grade: MS 68 UC
Points: 6089
Owner: James Wilkerson
 
Grade: MS 68 ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 6089
Owner: Tim Couch
 
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