1939-S 50C (Regular Strike)

Series: Walking Liberty Half Dollars 1916-1947

PCGS MS68

PCGS MS68

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PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS MS67+

PCGS #:
6608
Designer:
Adolph Alexander Weinman
Edge:
Reeded
Diameter:
30.00 millimeters
Weight:
12.50 grams
Mintage:
2,552,000
Mint:
San Francisco
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 130,000 R-1.9 24 / 66 TIE 24 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 30,000 R-2.7 37 / 66 TIE 37 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 10,000 R-3.0 46 / 66 TIE 46 / 66 TIE
Survival Estimate
All Grades 130,000
60 or Better 30,000
65 or Better 10,000
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-1.9
60 or Better R-2.7
65 or Better R-3.0
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 24 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 37 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 46 / 66 TIE
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 24 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 37 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 46 / 66 TIE

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade

Heritage 4/2013:2748, $6,462.50

2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade

Heritage 4/2013:2748, $6,462.50

#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
#2 MS67+ PCGS grade
David Hall:

The 1939-S is the most available San Francisco Mint Walking Liberty half dollar of the 1930s. It is the rarest of the three 1939 issues though. There are many frosty white, highly lustrous gems and for an S-mint, strike is relatively good on this issue.

Regency XI Preview | Legend Rare Coin Auctions | February 19, 2015

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