Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 1,014,400
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.14 (9/25/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Link to this coin

1916 D 50C MS obverse 1916 D 50C MS reverse


  
Expand All    Collapse All

VarietyPlus®


Click on a coin to see VarietyPlus details.

Description & Analysis


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
FIND IT ON EBAY

Select Grade

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

Price Guide

Last Updated: 1/9/2017

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

1916 D 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 50.00 65.00 110 165 260 280 320 330 380 415 450 515 730 1375 2650 5650 22500 - - -
$ - - - - 390 - - 580 765 1500 3400 6500 - -

NGC Price and Value Guides Disclaimer

Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1811
Low Grade: PrAg
Average Grade: 58
High Grade: 67


Upcoming Auctions


Auction Prices Realized

A random selection of coins is shown below.

Images
Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
2/5/2006 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg February 5-8, 2006 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 34/Lot# 1545 $4,312.50
9/4/2006 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 103, 108/Lot# 142 $1,955.00
4/28/2009 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2009 April-May Cincinnati, OH (CSNS) US Coin Auction #1124, 1124/Lot# 2827 $4,025.00
5/9/2012 PCGS VG 8   Teletrade Auction 3274, 3274/Lot# 1737 $45.00
1/1/2013 NGC MS 65   Stack's Bowers The January 2013 Americana Sale, 180/Lot# 12439 $2,467.50
9/22/2013 NGC AU 53   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131340/Lot# 22749 $229.13
2/27/2014 PCGS MS 63   Heritage Auctions 2014 February 27 - 28 & March 2 Mid-Winter ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Atlanta Session(5), 1203/Lot# 7733 $500.55
6/29/2014 NGC G 4   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/29/2014, 187/Lot# 186019 $45.00
9/7/2014 NGC G 4   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 09/07/2014, 191/Lot# 186019 $45.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1916 D 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base135179212314487680711741818868938983102110841404165827543885728594121196715002
150190246372551690721767835891953996104211911489202331315018799410264129790
00000072176783589195399610421191148920233131501879941026400
000000731792851915968100810631297157323893508615287031111500
Registry Image Gallery
Grade: MS 65
Points: 2754
Owner: Spires
 
Grade: MS 64
Points: 1658
Owner: sweeper_dean
 
View the Registry Image Gallery

Related Articles

First Quarter of 2013 Has Been Epic

4/4/2013 — Heritage Dallas Sale Claims $7.6 Million; Land of Lincoln Calling.
View full article >
E Pluribus Unum, Part Two

8/17/2009 — In the second part of a new series, David W. Lange continues to de-mystify a great legend in numismatics.
View full article >
Dancing with Dates, Part Five

2/17/2009 — This month, David W. Lange takes a look at the intricate date styles of the half-dollar series.
View full article >
Border Incidents, Part Three

8/24/2007 — David Lange concludes his retrospective on border designs throughout American coinage.
View full article >
A Look at Mintmarks: Part Two

6/1/2004 — As noted in the first part of this mintmark study (see Numismatist for June), beginning with the Barber silver coinage of 1892 an attempt was made by the U.S. Mint to standardize mintmark sizes and styles for each respective denomination…
View full article >


NGC Auction Central Disclaimer