1942 50C MS66

CERTIFICATION#: 15276132
PCGS#: 6614

Owner's Comments

Expert Comments

David Hall: The 1942 is one of the three most common Walking Liberty half dollars in uncirculated and Gem condition, along with the 1943 and 1946-D. The typical 1942 is very well struck. Luster can be very frosty as many original uncirculated rolls were saved.

 

Diameter: 30.00 millimeters Designer: Adolph Alexander Weinman Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 47,818,000 Weight: 12.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
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14
4
14
2
6
14
2
10
14
6
12
14
11
25
15
6
30
15
5
35
15
6
40
16
16
45+
16
50+
17
53+
18
55+
19
58+
25
1
60
30
55
62+
39
63+
56
1
65+
150
38

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 2,500,000 R-1.0 63 / 66 TIE 63 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 250,000 R-1.8 63 / 66 TIE 63 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 62,500 R-2.3 65 / 66 TIE 65 / 66 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade  
1 MS68 PCGS grade