1939-S 50C MS66

CERTIFICATION#: 20398484
PCGS#: 6608

Owner's Comments

On 3/4/2014, 5% graded higher.

Expert Comments

David Hall: The 1939-S is the most available San Francisco Mint Walking Liberty half dollar of the 1930s. It is the rarest of the three 1939 issues though. There are many frosty white, highly lustrous gems and for an S-mint, strike is relatively good on this issue.

 

Diameter: 30.00 millimeters Designer: Adolph Alexander Weinman Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 2,552,000 Weight: 12.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
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14
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14
6
14
8
14
1
15
14
3
25
15
30
15
4
35
15
1
45+
38
50+
71
53+
77
55+
89
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115
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167
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182
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64+
245
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Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 130,000 R-1.9 24 / 66 TIE 24 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 30,000 R-2.7 37 / 66 TIE 37 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 10,000 R-3.0 46 / 66 TIE 46 / 66 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade

Heritage 4/2013:2748, $6,462.50