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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 360 $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 323 $19,550.00
1839 Drapery MS 9 $21,150.00
1840 Reverse of 1839 MS 405 $25,300.00
1840 (O) Reverse of 1838 MS 97 $55,812.50
1840-O MS 285 $36,718.75
1841 MS 200 $14,950.00
1841-O MS 276 $51,750.00
1842 Small Date, Rev 1839 MS 7 $99,875.00
1842 Small Date, Rev 1842 MS 177 $25,850.00
1842 Medium Date MS 377 $25,850.00
1842-O Small Date, Rev 1839 MS 127 $43,125.00
1842-O Medium Date, Rev 1842 MS 186 $34,500.00
1843 MS 406 $44,063.00
1843-O MS 231 $32,200.00
1844 MS 279 $12,337.50
1844-O Doubled Date MS 93 $35,250.00
1844-O MS 255 $10,575.00
1845 MS 174 $16,450.00
1845-O MS 270 $19,975.00
1845-O No Drapery MS 55 $16,100.00
1846 Medium Date MS 212 $16,450.00
1846 Tall Date MS 242 $47,000.00
1846 6/Horizontal 6 MS 114 $15,862.50
1846-O Medium Date MS 266 $18,800.00
1846-O Tall Date MS 142 $21,850.00
1847/6 MS 35 $43,125.00
1847 MS 199 $20,700.00
1847-O MS 214 $30,550.00
1848 MS 168 $16,100.00
1848-O MS 227 $32,900.00
1849 MS 257 $23,000.00
1849-O MS 214 $28,200.00
1850 MS 197 $117,500.00
1850-O MS 225 $28,200.00
1851 MS 184 $58,750.00
1851-O MS 179 $41,125.00
1852 MS 211 $29,900.00
1852-O MS 166 $36,718.75
1853-O No Arrows MS 11 $517,000.00
1856 MS 223 $16,450.00
1856-O MS 519 $22,325.00
1856-S MS 165 $18,800.00
1857 MS 370 $10,575.00
1857-O MS 205 $22,425.00
1857-S MS 133 $61,687.50
1858 MS 849 $17,625.00
1858-O MS 822 $17,625.00
1858-S MS 218 $34,500.00
1859 MS 290 $21,150.00
1859-O MS 501 $66,125.00
1859-S MS 221 $82,250.00
1860 MS 197 $63,250.00
1860-O MS 441 $132,000.00
1860-S MS 194 $12,925.00
1861 MS 650 $18,975.00
1861-O CSA Obverse MS 145 $16,450.00
1861-O MS 770 $97,750.00
1861-S MS 232 $30,550.00
1862 MS 171 $28,200.00
1862-S MS 255 $42,300.00
1863 MS 175 $24,675.00
1863-S MS 258 $9,106.25
1864 MS 192 $48,875.00
1864-S MS 190 $74,750.00
1865 MS 163 $32,900.00
1865-S MS 216 $92,000.00
1866-S No Motto MS 255 $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 1489 $94,000.00
1853-O Arrows and Rays MS 468 $44,650.00

Type 4, No Motto, Arrows at Date, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1854 Arrows MS 619 $31,200.00
1854-O Arrows MS 1047 $68,425.00
1855 Arrows MS 246 $54,625.00
1855/54 Arrows MS 133 $21,150.00
1855-O Arrows MS 801 $54,625.00
1855-S Arrows MS 229 $115,000.00

Type 5, With Motto, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Motto MS 210 $41,125.00
1866-S Motto MS 202 $30,550.00
1867 MS 179 $55,812.50
1867-S MS 232 $23,000.00
1868 MS 124 $9,987.50
1868-S MS 170 $32,900.00
1869 MS 268 $51,750.00
1869-S MS 175 $27,600.00
1870 MS 170 $25,850.00
1870-CC MS 240 $172,500.00
1870-S MS 174 $67,562.50
1871 MS 281 $8,800.00
1871-CC MS 241 $80,500.00
1871-S MS 261 $6,613.00
1872 MS 173 $21,150.00
1872-CC MS 312 $100,625.00
1872-S MS 164 $29,375.00
1873 No Arrows, Closed 3 MS 199 $6,462.50
1873 No Arrows, Open 3 MS 70 $55,812.50
1873-CC No Arrows MS 211 $82,250.00
1875 MS 409 $14,950.00
1875-CC MS 270 $35,250.00
1875-S MS 347 $22,325.00
1876 MS 544 $11,456.25
1876-CC MS 349 $25,300.00
1876-S MS 339 $9,775.00
1877 MS 419 $8,800.00
1877/6 MS 8 $9,987.50
1877-CC MS 343 $43,700.00
1877-S MS 600 $19,975.00
1878 MS 210 $21,150.00
1878-CC MS 188 $77,000.00
1878-S MS 57 $199,750.00
1879 MS 378 $34,500.00
1880 MS 209 $29,770.00
1881 MS 243 $24,150.00
1882 MS 181 $74,750.00
1883 MS 187 $28,750.00
1884 MS 182 $43,125.00
1885 MS 172 $12,925.00
1886 MS 200 $48,875.00
1887 MS 172 $24,675.00
1888 MS 234 $20,700.00
1889 MS 195 $11,162.50
1890 MS 183 $31,625.00
1891 MS 282 $48,875.00

Type 6, With Motto, Arrows at Date, MS

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1873 Arrows MS 529 $32,900.00
1873-CC Arrows MS 451 $42,593.75
1873-S Arrows MS 155 $69,000.00
1874 Arrows MS 498 $40,250.00
1874-CC Arrows MS 195 $94,000.00
1874-S Arrows MS 164 $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 19 $109,250.00
1841 PR 17 $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 115 $54,625.00
1859 PR 164 $23,500.00
1860 PR 166 $43,125.00
1861 PR 148 $34,500.00
1862 PR 222 $35,250.00
1863 PR 202 $66,700.00
1864 PR 203 $52,875.00
1865 PR 223 $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 21 $51,750.00
1855/54 Arrows PR 23 $76,375.00

Type 5, With Motto, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1866 Motto PR 199 $102,000.00
1867 PR 220 $40,250.00
1868 PR 201 $44,062.50
1869 PR 221 $21,150.00
1870 PR 218 $21,150.00
1871 PR 197 $21,850.00
1872 PR 207 $17,250.00
1873 No Arrows, Closed 3 PR 214 $27,600.00
1875 PR 199 $23,000.00
1876 PR 218 $23,500.00
1877 PR 168 $15,275.00
1878 PR 254 $42,300.00
1879 PR 343 $30,550.00
1880 PR 392 $27,600.00
1881 PR 316 $17,308.00
1882 PR 364 $43,000.00
1883 PR 335 $29,375.00
1884 PR 290 $41,125.00
1885 PR 320 $23,000.00
1886 PR 266 $26,940.00
1887 PR 238 $29,375.00
1888 PR 252 $28,750.00
1889 PR 214 $35,250.00
1890 PR 266 $34,500.00
1891 PR 252 $20,700.00

Type 6, With Motto, Arrows at Date, PR

Title Lots Found Auction Record
1873 Arrows PR 199 $48,875.00
1874 Arrows PR 283 $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