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: $5.70 (2/12/2016)
Diameter: 30.6mm
Edge: Reeded
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1942 50C MS obverse 1942 50C MS reverse


  
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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: 16411
Low Grade: VG
Average Grade: 64
High Grade: 68


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
4/14/1999 NGC MS 66   Teletrade Auction 1154, 1154/Lot# 1742 $130.80
1/25/2004 PCGS MS 66   Goldberg January 25-28, 2004 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 23/Lot# 2480 $311.00
2/8/2010 NGC MS 67   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 452, 458/Lot# 381 $661.25
9/16/2012 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131239/Lot# 24192 $47.00
12/2/2012 PCGS MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131250/Lot# 28909 $99.88
1/6/2013 PCGS MS 66   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 01/06/2013, 56/Lot# 91797 $159.50
12/1/2013 NGC MS 65   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131350/Lot# 22716 $87.00
6/3/2014 NGC MS 66   Stack's Bowers June 2014 Baltimore, 6021/Lot# 4098 $141.00


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1942 50C MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base202828282832374572891151311431551792304456741515427357267516
222828282933395477971201351471631963015219542434475763220
000000395477971201351471631963015219542434475700
00000042638310612513915117121337359712343353524100
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Grade: MS 67
Points: 1558
Owner: rpmadskilz
 
Grade: MS 67
Points: 1515
Owner: *00001AAA Coins
 
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