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1856-O 50c NGC SS Republic Shipwreck Effect

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1856-O 50c NGC SS Republic Shipwreck Effect

DLRC #: 103332 // PCGS #: 6288

Attrative grey-white surfaces with some original mottled toning on this conserved half dollar from the famous SS Republic shipwreck. A wonderful memorabilia item where the value lies in the history more so than the numismatic quality of the coin. Comes with a booklet, cd and certificate and is kept in the accompanying hardwood box. A beautiful presentation item.

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Liberty Seated Half Dollars
  • Type No motto
  • Years for Type 1839-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location New Orleans
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 12.44g
  • Edge Type Reeded
  • Mintage 2,658,000
Title Realized Sold
1856-O 50c NGC MS63 $1,200.00 03/06/2005
1856-O 50c PCGS/CAC MS62 $780.00 07/21/2008
1856-O 50c NGC AU55 $350.00 04/11/2016
1856-O 50c ANACS AU55 (FS 006.5, WB-102, RPD) $451.00 05/08/2008
1856-O 50c PCGS AU55 $310.00 11/14/2005