SS Republic Shipwreck: 1853 50c NGC Shipwreck Effect (Arrows & Rays, With Book & COA)

Desirable Type Coin

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.

Asking Price: $475.00


Asking Price: $475.00

SS Republic Shipwreck: 1853 50c NGC Shipwreck Effect (Arrows & Rays, With Book & COA)

DLRC #: 1719950 // PCGS #: 6275

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.

  • 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 F Details (Scratch, Arrows & Rays) $70.00 04/23/2018
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