1942-D 50C (Regular Strike)

Series: Walking Liberty Half Dollars 1916-1947

PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

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PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

PCGS #:
6615
Designer:
Adolph Alexander Weinman
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
30.00 millimeters
Weight:
12.50 grams
Mintage:
10,973,800
Mint:
Denver
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 550,000 R-1.5 54 / 66 TIE 54 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 80,000 R-2.2 49 / 66 TIE 49 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 24,000 R-2.7 53 / 66 TIE 53 / 66 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 550,000
60 or Better 80,000
65 or Better 24,000
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.5
60 or Better R-2.2
65 or Better R-2.7
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 54 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 49 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 53 / 66 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 54 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 49 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 53 / 66 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade

LuLu Collection

1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
6 MS67+ PCGS grade
6 MS67+ PCGS grade
6 MS67+ PCGS grade
6 MS67+ PCGS grade
6 MS67+ PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade

LuLu Collection

#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#6 MS67+ PCGS grade
#6 MS67+ PCGS grade
#6 MS67+ PCGS grade
#6 MS67+ PCGS grade
#6 MS67+ PCGS grade
David Hall:

The 1942-D is fairly common in uncirculated and Gem condition. However, it is the scarcest of the 1941-1947 Denver Mint Walking Liberty half dollars. Strike is not a problem with this issue and most show sharp detail. Many frosty fully lustrous specimens survive.