First year of issue for the popular Franklin half dollar series.
First year of issue for the popular Franklin half dollar series, and a bold super-gem example.
First year of issue for the popular Franklin half dollar series. Very clear full bell lines!
Popular Key Date
Popular Key Date with light, original, attractive toning throughout. Full Bell Lines!
The 1949-S Franklin is a popular and affordable key date in the series.
Natural toning, terrific luster and eye appeal.
An absolutely stunning premium gem worthy of the advanced collector, only a single piece has been graded finer between both services (a PCGS MS67+ that resides in the Hansen Collection). The striking detail is uniformly strong throughout and while the reverse is generally untoned the obverse features mottled pink, gold, and green tints. The eye appeal is wonderful!
Lovely original and colorful toning at the peripheries. Tremendous luster and eye appeal.
Satiny and well-struck with beautiful, frosty luster and pretty bands of golden toning along the rims.
Frosty, generally untoned premium gem with olive, pink, and deep russet toning along the obverse rim. Nice! A MS66+FBL example for the date is held in the Hansen Collection number one set.
Even, rose-tan color with flashy luster beaming through beneath. CAC approved for quality and eye appeal.
Golden toning is present throughout, especially on the reverse. Appealing luster glows from behind, illuminating the toning and highlighting details. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top end of the assigned grade. CAC approved for quality and eye appeal!
Bold luster shines through the patina gorgeous blue, orange-gold, and violet toning. Sharply struck and virtually flawless this will make a prized addition to any high-end collection.
Booming luster and original toning carry this super gem into the lofty grade. A truly impressive example.
Lot includes: 1952-S Franklin MS63, 1964 Kennedy MS65, 1966 MS65, 1966 MS66, 1967 MS65, 1968-D MS66, 1970-D MS65, 1989-D MS67, 1966 SMS MS67, 1966 SMS MS68.
Lot includes: 1952-S NGC MS64, 1960 NGC PF68, 1961 NGC PF68, 1964 NGC MS66, 1968-D NGC MS66, 1970-D NGC MS65, 1998-P NGC MS67, 1998-D NGC MS67, 1980-S NGC PF70 UCAM, 1996-S PCGS PR70 DCAM Silver
This CAC-approved premium gem is tied for the finest non-Full Bell Lines coin known! Beautifully preserved, and imecpably struck with stunning bands of rainbow toning featured on the reverse on similar coloration on the obverse rims.
Attractive and highly lustrous. Light, original toning.
Registry worthy example with rich patina and beautiful luster.
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