1801 50C VF35

CERTIFICATION#: -32307
PCGS#: 6064

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Ex. Bluestone Sale (1947) Sold by David Akers Numismatics May '98 Price realized $1760

Expert Comments

Diameter: 32.50 millimeters Designer: Robert Scot Edge: Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Mintage: 30,289 Weight: 13.50 grams Metal Content: 89.2% Silver, 10.8% Copper
45+
9,750
50+
18,500
53+
24,000
55+
36,000
58+
62,000
1
60
70,000
1
62
95,000
1

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
All Grades 600 R-5.8 6 / 13 9 / 16
60 or Better 2 R-9.9 2 / 13 TIE 2 / 16 TIE
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 13 1 / 16

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS63 PCGS grade

Stack's 6/1980:304 - Robison Collection - Stack's 12/1982:822 - Hayes Collection - Stack's 10/1985:51 - Bowers & Merena 1/2005:525 - Joseph C. Thomas Collection - Heritage 4/2009:2391, $184,000 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1104, $129,250
 

2 MS60 PCGS grade  
3 AU58+ PCGS grade Dale Friend Collection
4 AU58 PCGS grade

Matthew A. Stickney Collection - Henry Chapman 6/1907:932 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 4/1997:1676, $31,900 - Gehring Prouty Collection - Sheridan Downey, sold privately on 8/10/2000 - Richard Burdick, as agent - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1105, $58,750

4 AU58 PCGS grade