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Liberty Seated Half Dollar (1839-1891)

Type 1, No Drapery, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1839 Seated, No Drapery MS 371 $172,500.00
1839 No Drapery MS 23 $141,000.00

Type 2, No Motto, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1839 Seated, Drapery MS 338 $19,550.00
1839 Drapery MS 9 $21,150.00
1840 Reverse of 1839 MS 416 $25,300.00
1840 (O) Reverse of 1838 MS 98 $55,812.50
1840-O MS 299 $36,718.75
1841 MS 209 $14,950.00
1841-O MS 285 $51,750.00
1842 Small Date, Rev 1839 MS 7 $99,875.00
1842 Small Date, Rev 1842 MS 185 $25,850.00
1842 Medium Date MS 393 $25,850.00
1842-O Small Date, Rev 1839 MS 131 $43,125.00
1842-O Medium Date, Rev 1842 MS 191 $34,500.00
1843 MS 421 $44,063.00
1843-O MS 247 $32,200.00
1844 MS 294 $12,337.50
1844-O Doubled Date MS 98 $35,250.00
1844-O MS 267 $10,575.00
1845 MS 179 $16,450.00
1845-O MS 285 $19,975.00
1845-O No Drapery MS 56 $16,100.00
1846 Medium Date MS 220 $16,450.00
1846 Tall Date MS 249 $47,000.00
1846 6/Horizontal 6 MS 118 $15,862.50
1846-O Medium Date MS 274 $18,800.00
1846-O Tall Date MS 147 $21,850.00
1847/6 MS 36 $43,125.00
1847 MS 213 $20,700.00
1847-O MS 223 $30,550.00
1848 MS 179 $16,100.00
1848-O MS 234 $32,900.00
1849 MS 264 $23,000.00
1849-O MS 224 $28,200.00
1850 MS 202 $117,500.00
1850-O MS 234 $28,200.00
1851 MS 186 $58,750.00
1851-O MS 187 $41,125.00
1852 MS 216 $29,900.00
1852-O MS 171 $36,718.75
1853-O No Arrows MS 12 $517,000.00
1856 MS 234 $16,450.00
1856-O MS 548 $22,325.00
1856-S MS 170 $18,800.00
1857 MS 383 $10,575.00
1857-O MS 214 $22,425.00
1857-S MS 138 $61,687.50
1858 MS 896 $17,625.00
1858-O MS 885 $17,625.00
1858-S MS 226 $34,500.00
1859 MS 304 $21,150.00
1859-O MS 536 $66,125.00
1859-S MS 231 $82,250.00
1860 MS 208 $63,250.00
1860-O MS 466 $132,000.00
1860-S MS 204 $12,925.00
1861 MS 675 $18,975.00
1861-O CSA Obverse MS 155 $16,450.00
1861-O MS 845 $97,750.00
1861-S MS 242 $30,550.00
1862 MS 177 $28,200.00
1862-S MS 274 $42,300.00
1863 MS 184 $24,675.00
1863-S MS 275 $9,106.25
1864 MS 199 $48,875.00
1864-S MS 203 $74,750.00
1865 MS 172 $39,002.00
1865-S MS 226 $92,000.00
1866-S No Motto MS 261 $164,500.00

Type 3, Arrows & Rays, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
SEATED Arrows and Rays MS 1 $305.00
1853 Arrows and Rays MS 1562 $94,000.00
1853-O Arrows and Rays MS 489 $44,650.00

Type 4, No Motto, Arrows at Date, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1854 Arrows MS 646 $31,200.00
1854-O Arrows MS 1090 $68,425.00
1855 Arrows MS 257 $54,625.00
1855/54 Arrows MS 138 $21,150.00
1855-O Arrows MS 834 $54,625.00
1855-S Arrows MS 231 $115,000.00

Type 5, With Motto, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Motto MS 221 $41,125.00
1866-S Motto MS 215 $30,550.00
1867 MS 187 $55,812.50
1867-S MS 246 $23,000.00
1868 MS 127 $9,987.50
1868-S MS 184 $32,900.00
1869 MS 284 $51,750.00
1869-S MS 191 $27,600.00
1870 MS 182 $25,850.00
1870-CC MS 243 $172,500.00
1870-S MS 184 $67,562.50
1871 MS 301 $8,800.00
1871-CC MS 247 $80,500.00
1871-S MS 271 $6,613.00
1872 MS 180 $21,150.00
1872-CC MS 320 $100,625.00
1872-S MS 169 $29,375.00
1873 No Arrows, Closed 3 MS 206 $6,462.50
1873 No Arrows, Open 3 MS 71 $55,812.50
1873-CC No Arrows MS 214 $82,250.00
1875 MS 438 $14,950.00
1875-CC MS 279 $35,250.00
1875-S MS 366 $22,325.00
1876 MS 569 $12,600.00
1876-CC MS 362 $25,300.00
1876-S MS 359 $9,775.00
1877 MS 444 $8,800.00
1877/6 MS 8 $9,987.50
1877-CC MS 356 $43,700.00
1877-S MS 622 $19,975.00
1878 MS 219 $21,150.00
1878-CC MS 194 $77,000.00
1878-S MS 57 $199,750.00
1879 MS 390 $34,500.00
1880 MS 213 $29,770.00
1881 MS 249 $24,150.00
1882 MS 183 $74,750.00
1883 MS 191 $49,450.00
1884 MS 185 $43,125.00
1885 MS 174 $12,925.00
1886 MS 202 $48,875.00
1887 MS 180 $24,675.00
1888 MS 240 $20,700.00
1889 MS 199 $11,162.50
1890 MS 190 $31,625.00
1891 MS 293 $48,875.00

Type 6, With Motto, Arrows at Date, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1873 Arrows MS 553 $32,900.00
1873-CC Arrows MS 461 $42,593.75
1873-S Arrows MS 157 $69,000.00
1874 Arrows MS 514 $40,250.00
1874-CC Arrows MS 199 $94,000.00
1874-S Arrows MS 165 $55,000.00

Type 1, No Drapery, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
SEATED No Drapery PR 1 $834.00
1839 No Drapery PR 18 $241,500.00

Type 2, No Motto, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
SEATED No Motto PR 1 $920.00
1839 Drapery PR 4 $184,000.00
1840 PR 24 $109,250.00
1841 PR 18 $69,000.00
1842 Small Date, Rev 1842 PR 18 $77,000.00
1843 PR 12 $86,250.00
1844 PR 6 $149,500.00
1845 PR 16 $74,750.00
1846 Medium Date PR 34 $57,500.00
1847 PR 26 $46,750.00
1848 PR 13 $74,750.00
1849 PR 19 $86,250.00
1850 PR 19 $161,000.00
1852 PR 10 $74,750.00
1856 PR 44 $43,000.00
1857 PR 84 $44,650.00
1858 PR 117 $54,625.00
1859 PR 168 $23,500.00
1860 PR 169 $43,125.00
1861 PR 150 $34,500.00
1862 PR 227 $35,250.00
1863 PR 207 $66,700.00
1864 PR 208 $52,875.00
1865 PR 225 $76,375.00

Type 3, Arrows & Rays, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1853 Arrows and Rays PR 13 $228,000.00

Type 4, No Motto, Arrows at Date, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
SEATED 1854-55Arr PR 1 $39,656.00
1854 Arrows PR 29 $70,500.00
1855 Arrows PR 22 $51,750.00
1855/54 Arrows PR 23 $76,375.00

Type 5, With Motto, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Motto PR 203 $102,000.00
1867 PR 224 $40,250.00
1868 PR 203 $44,062.50
1869 PR 225 $21,150.00
1870 PR 228 $21,150.00
1871 PR 206 $21,850.00
1872 PR 212 $17,250.00
1873 No Arrows, Closed 3 PR 219 $27,600.00
1875 PR 202 $23,000.00
1876 PR 224 $23,500.00
1877 PR 174 $15,275.00
1878 PR 261 $42,300.00
1879 PR 346 $30,550.00
1880 PR 401 $27,600.00
1881 PR 326 $17,308.00
1882 PR 369 $43,000.00
1883 PR 343 $29,375.00
1884 PR 295 $41,125.00
1885 PR 327 $23,000.00
1886 PR 271 $26,940.00
1887 PR 244 $29,375.00
1888 PR 255 $28,750.00
1889 PR 216 $35,250.00
1890 PR 272 $34,500.00
1891 PR 261 $20,700.00

Type 6, With Motto, Arrows at Date, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1873 Arrows PR 206 $55,812.50
1874 Arrows PR 288 $64,625.00

Type 2, No Motto, SP

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1852-O SP 5 $24,150.00
1855-S SP 4 $276,000.00