Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: New Orleans
Mintage: 1,290,000
Catalog: KM-A68
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.44g
ASW: 0.3599oz
Melt Value: $7.00 (9/26/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
Link to this coin

1860 O 50C MS obverse 1860 O 50C MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®

There are no NGC varieties for this coin.

Description & Analysis

As an issue, the 1860-O (1.2 million pieces produced) is not particularly rare in Mint State. (Wiley and Bugert, 1993, assign the date a Low R.4 rating in all MS grades.) In Gem, however, the '60-O is conditionally rare.

Description and Analysis courtesy of Heritage Auctions and may not be republished without written permission.


GRADE SUMMARY

Loading... Working...

Use the scroll bar at the bottom of this box to view a summary of the NGC Price Guide, NGC Census, Auction Prices Realized and NGC Registry Scores for each grade.

There was no data found for this Coin.

Select Designation

 
NGC PRICE GUIDE
NGC CENSUS*
AUCTION PRICES REALIZED
NGC REGISTRY
SCORE

Select Grade

*To view the Census details for this coin, please sign in or sign up.

Price Guide

Last Updated: 8/3/2016

Click on a price to see historical prices, comparison charts and trends.

1860 O 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 33.00 50.00 60.00 85.00 190 285 345 400 500 565 650 1075 1350 2200 5500 14000 - - - -
$ - - - - 550 - - 1150 - 2900 6250 - - -
1860 O 50C MS Prooflike
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
$ - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 252
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 55
High Grade: 66


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
2/7/2006 PCGS VF 30   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #26022, 26022/Lot# 11272 $60.00
4/5/2009 PCGS XF 40   Teletrade Auction 2675, 2675/Lot# 1864 $184.00
2/28/2012 NGC AU 58   Prooflike Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 3313 $862.50
1/9/2013 NGC AU 58   Heritage Auctions 2013 January 9-13 US Coin FUN Signature Auction - Orlando Session(8), 1181/Lot# 10538 $528.75
10/20/2013 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/20/2013, 97/Lot# 144039 $2,268.20
2/3/2014 PCGS VF 35   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 3 - 5 US Coins Signature Auction - New York Session(5), 1202/Lot# 7991 $397.15
6/8/2014 NGC   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 807, 816/Lot# 7128 $2,050.00
9/22/2014 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 1487 $11,500.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1860 O 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base1135201237351597653754882990113812261333175320292807406460488726137532187826565
461572132754336166877979181039116712621473184522883226472569411040216461234400
000000687797918103911671262147318452288322647256941104021646100
000000720839954108911971297161319372548364553877833120771917000
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 62
Points: 1753
Owner: ddr70
 
Grade: XF 45
Points: 653
Owner: ddr70
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

USA Coin Album: America's Coinage Abroad, Part Two

5/6/2010 — There's been little research done on the circulation of USA coins in other countries, so David W. Lange casts some light on this still-intriguing topic. Read on for part two.
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer