1829 50C (Regular Strike)

Series: Capped Bust Half Dollars 1807-1839

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

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PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66+

PCGS MS66

PCGS MS66

PCGS #:
6154
Designer:
John Reich
Edge:
Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Diameter:
32.50 millimeters
Weight:
13.50 grams
Mintage:
3,712,156
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
89.2% Silver, 10.8% 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 10,000 R-3.0 69 / 72 TIE 75 / 78 TIE
60 or Better 400 R-6.2 60 / 72 TIE 64 / 78 TIE
65 or Better 25 R-9.0 55 / 72 TIE 59 / 78 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 10,000
60 or Better 400
65 or Better 25
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-3.0
60 or Better R-6.2
65 or Better R-9.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 69 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 60 / 72 TIE
65 or Better 55 / 72 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 75 / 78 TIE
60 or Better 64 / 78 TIE
65 or Better 59 / 78 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS66+ PCGS grade

Kevin Lipton, sold privately in 2/2007 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:3072, $49,350 - Dr. Charles Link Collection

2 MS66+ PCGS grade
Silbermünzen Collection - Heritage 5/2008:569, $13,800 - Heritage 7/2008:1686, not sold - Heritage 8/2010:3153, not sold
 
Stephen Herrman shows this coin under O-108 and O-108a
3 MS66 PCGS grade MS66 PCGS grade

Bowers & Merena 9/2002:280, $6,325 - Dale Friend Collection

3 MS66 PCGS grade
5 MS65+ PCGS grade

“Chicago” Collection

5 MS65+ PCGS grade

R.M. Smythe 5/2001:1150 -  Stewart Blay Collection - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:3071, $17,625

5 MS65+ PCGS grade

Heritage 4/2014:4368, $12,925

5 MS65+ PCGS grade

Heritage 10/2016:3128, $15,275

5 MS65+ PCGS grade
10 MS65 PCGS grade MS65 PCGS grade
#1 MS66+ PCGS grade

Kevin Lipton, sold privately in 2/2007 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:3072, $49,350 - Dr. Charles Link Collection

#2 MS66+ PCGS grade
Silbermünzen Collection - Heritage 5/2008:569, $13,800 - Heritage 7/2008:1686, not sold - Heritage 8/2010:3153, not sold
 
Stephen Herrman shows this coin under O-108 and O-108a
MS66 PCGS grade #3 MS66 PCGS grade

Bowers & Merena 9/2002:280, $6,325 - Dale Friend Collection

#3 MS66 PCGS grade
#5 MS65+ PCGS grade

“Chicago” Collection

#5 MS65+ PCGS grade

R.M. Smythe 5/2001:1150 -  Stewart Blay Collection - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 2/2016:3071, $17,625

#5 MS65+ PCGS grade

Heritage 4/2014:4368, $12,925

#5 MS65+ PCGS grade

Heritage 10/2016:3128, $15,275

#5 MS65+ PCGS grade
MS65 PCGS grade #10 MS65 PCGS grade