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1856-S 50c NGC AU58

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1856-S 50c NGC AU58

DLRC #: 183360 // PCGS #: 6289

A lovely collector-grade example of this key Seated half. Only 211,000 coins were struck and very few survived to tell the tale. PCGS and NGC combined have only graded 6 coins better than this one!

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Liberty Seated Half Dollars
  • Type No motto
  • Years for Type 1839-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location San Francisco
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 12.44g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 211,000
Title Realized Sold
1856-S 50c NGC MS63 $9,000.00 03/06/2005
1856-S 50c PCGS AU55 - Scarce Date $2,700.00 01/26/2014
1856-S 50c ANACS AU55 $1,701.00 03/20/2006
1856-S 50c NGC XF45 $425.00 02/23/2012
1856-S 50c ANACS XF45 Details (Reengraved, Cleaned) $250.00 02/12/2007