1795 50C Y/Star (Regular Strike)

Series: Flowing Hair Half Dollars 1794-1795

PCGS VF25

PCGS VF25

PCGS #:
39255
Designer:
Robert Scot
Edge:
Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Diameter:
32.50 millimeters
Weight:
13.48 grams
Mintage:
299,680
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 400 R-6.2 2 / 6 TIE 2 / 6 TIE
60 or Better 3 R-9.8 3 / 6 3 / 6
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 6 1 / 6
Survival Estimate
All Grades 400
60 or Better 3
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-6.2
60 or Better R-9.8
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 2 / 6 TIE
60 or Better 3 / 6
65 or Better 1 / 6
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 2 / 6 TIE
60 or Better 3 / 6
65 or Better 1 / 6
Don Willis: I handled just a single example of this variety, although it regularly appears in auction. Remnants of a star that was punched in error can be seen beneath the Y. The reverse die was shared with 4 other obverses but uniquely has 9-8 berries with 4 berries beneath the right wing.