Coin Specifications

Category: Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1947)
Mint: San Francisco
Mintage: 3,724,000
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: $7.25 (7/27/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1946 S 50C MS obverse 1946 S 50C MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

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1946 S 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 12.50 14.50 14.75 15.75 16.75 20.00 23.00 26.00 30.00 34.00 39.00 45.00 62.00 78.00 130 215 3000 - - -
$ 17.50 - 24.00 28.00 32.00 - 41.00 50.00 68.00 88.00 145 550 10500 -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 8581
Low Grade: 45
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 67


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8/14/2016 MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 4949
8/14/2016 MS 67   Heritage Auctions 2016 August 10 - 14 ANA US Coins Signature Auction - Anaheim Session(3), 1238/Lot# 4948


Auction Prices Realized

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10/11/1999 NGC MS 65   Teletrade Auction 1221, 1221/Lot# 1516 $70.85
8/6/2007 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday Sale - Internet Auction # 165, 170/Lot# 1128 $115.00
9/4/2011 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg September 4-6, 2011 The Pre-Long Beach Auction, 65/Lot# 1455 $425.50
2/5/2012 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131207/Lot# 21244 $138.00
9/6/2012 PCGS MS 66   Heritage Auctions 2012 September 6-9 US Coins Signature Auction- Long Beach Session(4), 1174/Lot# 8751 $411.25
6/2/2013 PCGS MS 65   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 06/02/2013, 77/Lot# 89612 $138.60
3/6/2015 PCGS MS 67   Stack's Bowers March 2015 Portland ANA, 6103/Lot# 304 $2,843.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1946 S 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base2028282828375472891061231391551752122514877852414338246126147
23282828314360789511212814416218722533058613282737379251240
00000060789511212814416218722533058613282737379200
000000668310011713415016820023840868618713059420200
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 2737
Owner: G.M.Chow Collection
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 2414
Owner: Jackson
 
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