Coin Specifications

Category: Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1891)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 625
Obverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Reverse Designer: Christian Gobrecht
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.4400g
ASW: 0.3599oz
Melt Value: $8.20 (11/30/2020)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1867 50C PF obverse 1867 50C PF reverse
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Description & Analysis

The novelty of the motto IN GOD WE TRUST having passed, sales of proof sets declined in 1867 but remained higher than during the war years. The federal paper currency was still depreciated in comparison to hard money, so the prices of proof coins were higher when paid for in notes. This is hard to imagine today, but Americans of the time were quite used to it, unless they lived in the western states and territories, where paper was all but unknown.

Two die pairs are known for proofs, but the collecting of proof coins by varieties has never really caught on with numismatists.

GRADE SUMMARY

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Last Updated: 8/31/2016

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1867 50C PF
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1867 50C PF CA
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1867 50C PF UC
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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 157
Low Grade: 60
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67

The chart showing 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series, 67 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 11/24/2020 1867 50C PF
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Base-----------141529412751---123
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Total-----------141529412851---124
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1867 50C PF CA
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Base-------------3210971---32
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Total-------------32101072---34
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1867 50C PF UC
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Total----------------111---3
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NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1867 50C PF CA
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Base11001134117112081246128513251366140614501493153816861843230229104111526470777465811810416
11111146118312211259129813391379142114641508158717381996250533104495586872067683888410937
0000001339137914211464150815871738199625053310449558687206768300
0000001352139314351479152316371791214927073711488064737336790000
1867 50C PF UC
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Base161716641712176218121864191619702024208021372195238725912807425445657431900794711024812964
163316801729177918291881193419882043209921562259245526633289435855207956916297301115313612
0000001934198820432099215622592455266332894358552079569162973000
0000001952200620612118217623232523273537724461647684829316998900
1867 50C PF
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Base94197210051037107211071142117812161255129413331421165820872570360148176007635169318983
95198310161049108411191154119112291268130713621500180122482914400652146122654476159432
0000001154119112291268130713621500180122482914400652146122654400
0000001166120312421281132013921579194424093257441256106236673800
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Grade: PF 67 CA
Points: 7206
Owner: SLUGGO
 
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