1895-S 50C AU55

CERTIFICATION#: 21876354
PCGS#: 6473

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Akers: In Gem condition, the 1895-S Barber Half Dollar is one of the rarest issues in the series, certainly in the upper third of the 74 total issues. Uncirculated examples up to Choice Uncirculated can be located with only moderate difficulty...

Diameter: 30.00 millimeters Designer: Charles E. Barber Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 1,108,086 Weight: 12.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
2
21
6
41
2
45+
485
50+
565
53+
615
55+
675
58+
850
60
900
1
62+
1,325
63+
1,950
1
65+
8,500
1
66+
17,500

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 2,000 R-4.6 19 / 74 TIE 19 / 74 TIE
60 or Better 300 R-6.4 38 / 74 TIE 38 / 74 TIE
65 or Better 40 R-8.7 16 / 74 TIE 16 / 74 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade

Dr. Thaine B. Price  - David Akers 5/1998:135 - Dr. Steven Duckor - Heritage 8/2010:3184, $50,312.50 - Dr. Peter Shireman

1 MS67 PCGS grade  
3 MS66 PCGS grade   Heritage 6/2005:6319, $10,350
3 MS66 PCGS grade
5 MS66 estimated grade   Heritage 11/2003:6736, $13,225 - John C. Hugon - Heritage 1/2005:4210, $12,075