1902-S 50C MS65

CERTIFICATION#: -39430
PCGS#: 6494

Owner's Comments

Estimated grade. Sold by B. Max Mehl Jun '41 price realized $44.5

Expert Comments

David Akers: Not quite as rare as the 1902-O, but still very difficult to obtain better than Choice Uncirculated; in fact, Gems...are definitely very rare.

Diameter: 30.00 millimeters Designer: Charles E. Barber Edge: Reeded
Mintage: 1,460,670 Weight: 12.50 grams Metal Content: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
2
20
3
18
4
22
1
8
33
2
45+
475
50+
600
53+
700
55+
900
58+
1,050
62+
1,900
63+
3,200
64+
6,000
65+
9,000
66+
15,000
67+
32,500
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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 140 R-7.6 9 / 74 TIE 9 / 74 TIE
65 or Better 50 R-8.5 29 / 74 TIE 29 / 74 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67+ PCGS grade Dr. Thaine B. Price - David Akers 5/1998:156 - Dr. Steven Duckor - Heritage 8/2010:3205, $32,200
1 MS67 PCGS grade   Stack's 10/1975:396 - James Bennett Pryor - Bowers & Merena 1/1996:287 - Dale Friend - Heritage 1/2009:3890, $20,700
3 MS66 PCGS grade Country Coins - Dr. Peter Shireman
3 MS66 PCGS grade   Queller - Heritage 1/2005:6343, $8,625
3 MS66 PCGS grade