1912-S 50C AU55

CERTIFICATION#: 24167698
PCGS#: 6526

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Akers: Although often available in the lower Uncirculated grades, in Gem condition the 1912-S is both rare and somewhat underrated. It is not quite as rare as the 1911-S, but it is more rare in Gem than the 1909-S, 1910-S and the S Mint issues from 1913 to 1915.

Diameter: 30.00 millimeters Designer: Charles E. Barber Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 1,370,000 Weight: 12.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
1
24
2
18
3
16
1
4
18
45+
355
50+
435
53
485
9
53+
495
55+
625
58+
1,000
60
1,035
61
750
2
62+
1,025
63+
1,600
64+
3,800
4
65+
5,200

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 3,500 R-4.3 46 / 74 TIE 46 / 74 TIE
60 or Better 300 R-6.4 38 / 74 TIE 38 / 74 TIE
65 or Better 60 R-8.4 40 / 74 TIE 40 / 74 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 PCGS MS66 Dr. Thaine B. Price - David Akers 5/1998:188 - Dr. Steven Duckor - Heritage 8/2010:3237, $6,325
1 PCGS MS66   Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. - Bowers & Merena 4/1997:2128, $16,500 - Ray Cassano - Heritage 1/2000:6875, $8,050 - Heritage 8/2007:885, $6,325 - Harry Laibstain - Dr. Peter Shireman
1 PCGS MS66   U.S. Coins - Dale Friend - Heritage 1/2009:2963, $6,325
1 PCGS MS66   Heritage 4/2006:2077, $10,925
1 PCGS MS66   Heritage 1/2008:1666, $7,590