1853 50c PCGS MS64+ (Arrows & Rays) ex: D.L. Hansen

Desirable Type Coin

Well-struck near gem example with attractive tones of blue, violet, and gold along the peripherals. The arrows and rays half was only struck for one year as the design was quickly modified to remove the rays on the reverse due to wear issues. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade. The number one sets displays a MS66+ example for the date.

Asking Price: $4,875.00


Asking Price: $4,875.00

1853 50c PCGS MS64+ (Arrows & Rays) ex: D.L. Hansen

DLRC #: 1881313 // PCGS #: 6275

Well-struck near gem example with attractive tones of blue, violet, and gold along the peripherals. The arrows and rays half was only struck for one year as the design was quickly modified to remove the rays on the reverse due to wear issues. PCGS+ grade for premium quality at the top of end of the assigned grade. The number one sets displays a MS66+ example for the date.

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Liberty Seated Half Dollars
  • Type Arrows at date, rays reverse
  • Years for Type 1853
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 12.44g
  • Edge Type Reeded
Title Price Realized Date Sold
1853 50c PCGS MS64 (Arrows & Rays) $3,650.00 06/24/2019
1853 50c PCGS MS64 (Arrows & Rays) $5,133.00 06/01/2015
1853 50c PCGS/CAC MS64 (Arrows & Rays) $4,900.00 09/29/2011
1853 50c Arrows & Rays NGC MS64 $4,300.00 02/19/2007
1853 50c Arrows & Rays NGC MS64 $4,000.00 11/27/2006