1857 50C (Proof)

Series: Liberty Seated Half Dollars 1839-1891

PCGS #:
6411
Designer:
Thomas Sully/Christian Gobrecht
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
30.00 millimeters
Weight:
12.40 grams
Mintage:
50
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Major Varieties

Current Auctions - PCGS Graded
Current Auctions - NGC Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - PCGS Graded
For Sale Now at Collectors Corner - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 50 R-8.5 15 / 23 20 / 55
60 or Better 45 R-8.6 15 / 23 20 / 55
65 or Better 4 R-9.8 10 / 23 TIE 14 / 55 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 50
60 or Better 45
65 or Better 4
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-8.5
60 or Better R-8.6
65 or Better R-9.8
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 15 / 23
60 or Better 15 / 23
65 or Better 10 / 23 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 20 / 55
60 or Better 20 / 55
65 or Better 14 / 55 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 PR66 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2016:5375, $21,150 - Heritage 1/2017:5672, $19,387.50

1 PR66 estimated grade

Professor Anthon Collection, Part V - Cogan/Bangs 10/1884:239 - T. Harrison Garrett Collection - Robert Garrett Collection - John Work Garrett Collection - Johns Hopkins University Collection - Stack's 3/1976:226 - Phil Kaufman Collection of Early Proof Sets, Part IV - Heritage 7/2008:1829, $40,250 - Greensboro Collection, Part II - Heritage 1/2013:5673, $38,187.50 - Goldbergs 1/2014:1152, $38,775 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection, Part IV - Heritage 10/2015:98717, $28,200

3 PR65 PCGS grade
3 PR65 estimated grade
Douglas Collection - Heritage 1/2013:5764, $29,375 - Heritage 6/2013:4523, $23,500
 
This is not the Kaufman Collection coin (see above)
6 PR64 PCGS grade PCGS #6411 (PR)     64

Dick Osburn Collection -
Stack's/Bowers 8/2011:7058, $4,888

6 PR64 PCGS grade PCGS #6411 (PR)     64
6 PR64 PCGS grade
6 PR64 PCGS grade
6 PR64 PCGS grade
23 PR65 PCGS grade

Heritage 6/2015:3990, $15,875.43

#1 PR66 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2016:5375, $21,150 - Heritage 1/2017:5672, $19,387.50

#1 PR66 estimated grade

Professor Anthon Collection, Part V - Cogan/Bangs 10/1884:239 - T. Harrison Garrett Collection - Robert Garrett Collection - John Work Garrett Collection - Johns Hopkins University Collection - Stack's 3/1976:226 - Phil Kaufman Collection of Early Proof Sets, Part IV - Heritage 7/2008:1829, $40,250 - Greensboro Collection, Part II - Heritage 1/2013:5673, $38,187.50 - Goldbergs 1/2014:1152, $38,775 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection, Part IV - Heritage 10/2015:98717, $28,200

#3 PR65 PCGS grade
#3 PR65 estimated grade
Douglas Collection - Heritage 1/2013:5764, $29,375 - Heritage 6/2013:4523, $23,500
 
This is not the Kaufman Collection coin (see above)
PCGS #6411 (PR)     64 #6 PR64 PCGS grade

Dick Osburn Collection -
Stack's/Bowers 8/2011:7058, $4,888

PCGS #6411 (PR)     64 #6 PR64 PCGS grade
#6 PR64 PCGS grade
#6 PR64 PCGS grade
#6 PR64 PCGS grade
#23 PR65 PCGS grade

Heritage 6/2015:3990, $15,875.43