Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 1,001,200
Catalog: KM-142
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $7.12 (7/23/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1929 D 50C MS obverse 1929 D 50C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1929-D is the first D-mint issue in this series produced since 1921. It is also a lower mintage date with slightly more than 1 million coins struck. Nevertheless, Mint State survivors are not particularly rare in an absolute sense, as most probably never entered circulation due to the deleterious economic effects of the Stock Market Crash.

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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/3/2016

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1929 D 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 14.50 15.00 21.00 40.00 110 220 235 330 390 435 510 660 850 1400 2850 5750 - - - -
$ - - 255 365 425 - 535 725 1100 1700 3500 9000 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 877
Low Grade: G
Average Grade: 60
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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Grade
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5/2/2005 PCGS MS 64   Teletrade Auction 2034, 2034/Lot# 1412 $1,155.00
5/8/2008 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 245, 251/Lot# 5847 $2,415.00
6/1/2011 NGC Details UNC Details  Heritage Auctions 2011 June Long Beach Signature US Coin Auction Session(4), 1156/Lot# 8435 $695.75
9/4/2011 NGC MS 64   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1371 $1,438.00
8/26/2012 PCGS AU 50   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/26/2012, 37/Lot# 68078 $154.00
7/14/2013 PCGS XF 45   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/14/2013, 83/Lot# 125837 $122.10
7/4/2014 PCGS MS 65   Stack's Bowers iAuction 3489, 6040/Lot# 21304 $2,203.13
4/22/2015 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2015 April 22 - 26 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(3), 1219/Lot# 4652 $6,462.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1929 D 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base24324563123354502629760842951102110661256143819282900385252016873891311370
2736518320040354467378787897410361129131716012252321743025758755397320
00000054467378787897410361129131716012252321743025758755300
00000058771681591599810511193137717652576353547516316823300
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 1928
Owner: CBC
 
Grade: MS 62
Points: 1256
Owner: Doc's Walkers
 
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