Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: Denver
Mintage: 2,361,000
Obverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Reverse Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Composition: Silver
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 12.5000g
ASW: 0.3617oz
Melt Value: $6.17 (5/24/2017)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1934 D 50C MS obverse 1934 D 50C MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

The 1934-D Walker had the lowest mintage of the three mints at only 2.3 million. Additionally, the coins were often weakly struck and were clearly mishandled at the mint as abrasions are common, while gem coins of this issue are not.

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Price Guide

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1934 D 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 14.00 15.00 17.00 22.00 42.00 80.00 100.00 115 150 165 190 225 300 425 1300 2050 12750 - - -
$ - - - - 155 - - - - 550 1750 4750 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 1394
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 63
High Grade: 67


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
10/10/2001 NGC MS 65   Teletrade Auction 1492, 1492/Lot# 1410 $572.25
11/6/2006 NGC MS 63   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 112, 117/Lot# 1078 $172.50
7/31/2009 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2009 August Los Angeles, CA US Coin Auction #1128, 1128/Lot# 8101 $920.00
10/16/2011 PCGS AU 55   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 10/16/2011, 140/Lot# 20392 $59.40
10/30/2011 NGC AU 55   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131145/Lot# 22161 $84.00
7/26/2012 NGC MS 65   Stack's Bowers The August 2012 Philadelphia ANA World's Fair of Money Auction, 140/Lot# 9214 $1,410.00
9/22/2014 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg September 22-25, 2013 September Pre Long Beach, 75/Lot# 1527 $1,840.00
4/22/2015 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2015 April 22 - 26 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago Session(3), 1219/Lot# 4654 $1,410.00
1/22/2017 PCGS Genuine UNC   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131705/Lot# 29364 $114.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1934 D 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base20282832501432232953724204895325756677749901977278653127009907811568
23282938811702473213884435035466067038461319224736285878769999080
0000002473213884435035466067038461319224736285878769900
0000002713464044665185616367389181648251644706443838800
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 2786
Owner: mtayl03
 
Grade: MS 65
Points: 1977
Owner: Spirit_Traveler
 
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