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1797 50c NGC XF40

Rare Small Eagle Half Dollar

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1797 50c NGC XF40

DLRC #: 1382273 // PCGS #: 6060

Among the most sought-after coins by advanced type collectors, this choice XF example is a nice survivor from a mintage of just 3,918 pieces. From a two-year design type, it is one of the most difficult type coins to locate. Smooth grayish-brown surfaces with light, even wear, this piece is ideal for any advanced type collector.

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Bust Half Dollars
  • Type Draped bust, small eagle reverse
  • Years for Type 1796-1797
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Robert Scot
  • Composition 89% silver; 11% copper
  • Weight 13.48g
  • Edge Type Lettered (FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR)
Title Realized Sold
1797 50c NGC VF30 (O-101A) $52,500.00 10/30/2006