Coin Specifications

Category: Kennedy Half Dollars (1964-Date)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 4,063,083
Obverse Designer: Gilroy Roberts
Reverse Designer: Frank Gasparro
Composition: Copper-Nickel Clad Copper
Weight: 11.3400g
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF obverse 1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF reverse
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/31/2018

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1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 7.50 10.00 11.00 12.50 14.00 16.00 70.00
1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF Ultra Cameo
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - 10.00 11.00 12.00 14.00 17.00 25.00 120
1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - 1.05 1.15 1.60 2.00 3.60 6.00 9.00 11.50 12.50 15.00 35.00

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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 2726
Low Grade: 64
Average Grade: 68
High Grade: 70

The chart showing 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series, 68 series, 69 series, 70 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 6/25/2019 1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base------------------31415-32
-------------------1--1
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Total------------------31515-33
 ------------------9 %45 %45 %- 
1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base---------------2193645420181722692
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Total---------------2193645420181722692
 ---------------0 %0 %0 %1 %17 %75 %6 % 
1981 S TYPE 1 50C PF
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base--------------------2-2
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Total--------------------2-2
 --------------------100 %- 

Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
5/25/2002 PCGS PF 68   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #22113, 22113/Lot# 15791 $8.00
7/2/2003 PCGS PF 68   Ultra Cameo Teletrade Auction 1747, 1747/Lot# 1556 $11.00
5/1/2006 PCGS PF 70   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions 2006 May (CSNS) Online Session #405, 405/Lot# 8148 $373.75
9/28/2008 PCGS PF 69   Ultra Cameo Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Coin Auction #68101, 68101/Lot# 62747 $45.00
6/3/2012 PCGS Genuine Proof   Ultra Cameo GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/03/2012, 25/Lot# 54257 $26.00
6/8/2014 PCGS PF 70   Ultra Cameo David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 807, 816/Lot# 7336 $250.00
2/27/2015 PCGS PF 70   Ultra Cameo Stack's Bowers iAuction 3523, 6092/Lot# 20085 $123.38


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1981 S 50C PF TYPE 1 Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333333691216283741505463272
33333333334710132031384451571330
000000333347101320313844515700
000000333358111524344047536000
1981 S 50C PF TYPE 1 Ultra Cameo
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base33333333369121620243741455467102423
3333333347101317212838424858792090
00000033471013172128384248587900
00000033581115192333404451639000
1981 S 50C PF TYPE 1
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333333333333366122032455059143
3333333333334681524364753870
000000333333468152436475300
0000003333335610172841485600
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Grade: PF 70 ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 423
Owner: Bob Len
 
Grade: PF 70 ULTRA CAMEO
Points: 423
Owner: CCFFG
 
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