Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Catalog: KM-68
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 13.36g
ASW: 0.3866oz
Melt Value: $7.43 (10/1/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1842 MEDIUM DATE 50C MS obverse 1842 MEDIUM DATE 50C MS reverse


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1842 MEDIUM DATE 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 35.00 55.00 70.00 110 205 375 430 525 575 715 900 1200 2100 3750 9500 33500 - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - 4400 - - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 148
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 66


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10/4/2016 AU 53   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131640/Lot# 21899


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9/6/2004 NGC MS 63   Goldberg September 6-7, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 26/Lot# 804 $1,093.00
1/18/2005 PCGS AU 50   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #25014, 25014/Lot# 13302 $319.70
10/21/2007 NGC XF 45   Teletrade Auction 2438, 2438/Lot# 1360 $201.60
8/15/2011 NGC MS 63   Stack's Bowers The August 2011 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 115/Lot# 7010 $1,092.50
2/24/2013 NGC Details AU Details  GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/24/2013, 63/Lot# 51116 $122.10
6/3/2014 NGC AU 58   Stack's Bowers June 2014 Baltimore, 6021/Lot# 4032 $591.03
9/4/2014 PCGS AU 55   Heritage Auctions 2014 September 4 - 6 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach Session(4), 1209/Lot# 7678 $411.25
11/2/2014 PCGS VF 25   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 828, 837/Lot# 10309 $130.00
12/27/2015 PCGS F 15   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131601/Lot# 21608 $141.00
2/14/2016 NGC VF 30   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131608/Lot# 27475 $94.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1842 MEDIUM DATE 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base14317122025536650272586510591246147215831707240125252860398451269895155222459139304
15218723229241157677293011211321150916241938244226373235436567161177118545294950
0000007729301121132115091624193824422637323543656716117711854500
0000008189941184139715461666217024842748360947458305136462156800
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Grade: MS 62
Points: 2401
Owner: ddr70
 
Grade: AU 58
Points: 1472
Owner: ddr70
 
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