1842 50c PCGS/CAC MS64 (Small Date, Reverse of 1842)

Rare in High Grade

The 1842 small date half is a very scarce coin, that is rare in higher grades. Just a handful in MS64, with only 2 finer at PCGS. The last CAC approved example to sell at auction brought $9694 (Heritage: 6/14). A great coin for the specialist. CAC approved for quality.

Asking Price: $10,650.00


Asking Price: $10,650.00

1842 50c PCGS/CAC MS64 (Small Date, Reverse of 1842)

DLRC #: 1668370 // PCGS #: 6240

The 1842 small date half is a very scarce coin, that is rare in higher grades. Just a handful in MS64, with only 2 finer at PCGS. The last CAC approved example to sell at auction brought $9694 (Heritage: 6/14). A great coin for the specialist. CAC approved for quality.

  • Category Half Dollars
  • Series Liberty Seated Half Dollars
  • Type No motto
  • Years for Type 1839-1866
  • Strike Business
  • Denomination Half dollar
  • Mint Location Philadelphia
  • Designer Christian Gobrecht
  • Composition 90% silver; 10% copper
  • Weight 13.36g
  • Edge Type Reeded