Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 476,000
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.4400g
ASW: 0.3599oz
Melt Value: $6.19 (10/20/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1858 S 50C MS obverse 1858 S 50C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Randy Wiley and Bill Bugert, in their Complete guide to Liberty Seated Half Dollars, assign an R.6+ rarity rating to Mint State 1858-S half dollars (13-18 pieces estimated to exist).

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/3/2016

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1858 S 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 70
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 53
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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Price
6/2/2005 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2005 June Long Beach Signature Auction #376, 376/Lot# 6263 $3,737.50
5/16/2010 PCGS XF 40   Teletrade Auction 2854, 2854/Lot# 1858 $437.00
7/7/2013 PCGS VF 30   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 759, 768/Lot# 194 $220.00
7/27/2013 NGC MS 63   Stack's Bowers The August 2013 Chicago ANA World's Fair of Money , 192/Lot# 4163 $3,525.00
7/13/2014 PCGS   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/13/2014, 203/Lot# 207286 $158.40
2/22/2015 PCGS VF 30   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131509/Lot# 21868 $235.00
6/14/2015 NGC Details XF Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131525/Lot# 27542 $164.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1858 50C MS S
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base11832373305639259901138123914771843204821972643360151046886908414465229503673243547
6220126840868494710391172131815991911209823462962410256987619108781729327544390040
0000001039117213181599191120982346296241025698761910878172932754400
0000001089120513981721198021472494328246036292835112671201223213800
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Grade: MS 61
Points: 2197
Owner: SkyMan
 
Grade: AU 55
Points: 1477
Owner: G & R coins
 
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