Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 47,818,000
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: $7.01 (9/30/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1942 50C MS obverse 1942 50C MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

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1942 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 12.50 14.50 14.75 15.75 16.75 19.00 22.00 23.00 30.00 33.00 38.00 42.00 55.00 75.00 125 200 735 20000 - -
$ 17.50 - 22.50 25.00 32.00 - 40.00 45.00 60.00 80.00 140 260 4300 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 16749
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68


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10/4/2016 MS 67   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131640/Lot# 21941


Auction Prices Realized

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6/16/1999 NGC MS 66   Teletrade Auction 1175, 1175/Lot# 1536 $119.90
10/28/2010 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Thursday - Internet Auction # 527, 534/Lot# 4300 $126.50
9/4/2011 NGC MS 67   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1432 $661.00
2/28/2012 NGC MS 67   Stack's Bowers The March 2012 Baltimore Auction, 135/Lot# 3630 $494.50
11/25/2012 PCGS AU 58   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 11/25/2012, 50/Lot# 86344 $27.00
1/27/2013 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131306/Lot# 24749 $66.00
7/6/2014 PCGS MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 07/06/2014, 188/Lot# 143148 $140.00
8/31/2014 NGC MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 08/31/2014, 189/Lot# 208728 $45.00
6/12/2016 PCGS AU 58   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131625/Lot# 25462 $104.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1942 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base202828282832374572891151311431551792304456741515427357267516
232828282934405478981201351471631963025219542434475763230
000000405478981201351471631963025219542434475700
00000042638310612613915117121337359812353354524200
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 1558
Owner: rpmadskilz
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 1515
Owner: *00001AAA Coins
 
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