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: $6.48 (5/2/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1942 50C MS obverse 1942 50C MS reverse


  
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Price Guide

Last Updated: 2/3/2016

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1942 50C MS
  GVGFVFXF5053555861626364656667686970
Base $ 12.50 14.50 14.75 15.75 16.75 19.00 22.00 23.00 30.00 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: 16518
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
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Grade
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1/25/2004 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg January 25-28, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 23/Lot# 2482 $633.00
7/3/2005 PCGS MS 66   Teletrade Auction 2060, 2060/Lot# 1417 $187.00
9/3/2006 NGC MS 66   Heritage Auctions Exclusively Internet Auction #66092, 66092/Lot# 23500 $195.50
7/30/2007 NGC MS 65   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 163, 168/Lot# 1201 $115.00
5/30/2012 NGC MS 67   Stack's Bowers The June 2012 Baltimore Auction, 137/Lot# 1500 $488.75
2/17/2013 NGC MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/17/2013, 62/Lot# 100288 $39.00
2/24/2013 PCGS MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/24/2013, 63/Lot# 73192 $55.00


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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