1828 50C Square Base 2, Large 8s N1 Certification #45182790, PCGS #6150

Expert Comments

Ron Guth

Only two varieties qualify as an 1828 Square Base 2, Large 8: Overton 108 and Overton 109.  All other Square Base 2 varieties are considered Small 8's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
Overton, A.C. (1990).  Early half dollar die varieties 1794-1836 (3rd ed., pp. 436-451). Escondido, CA: Donald Parsley.

PCGS #
6150
Designer
John Reich
Edge
Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Diameter
32.50 millimeters
Weight
13.50 grams
Mintage
3075200
Metal
89.2% Silver, 10.8% Copper
Pop Higher
255
Pop Lower
0
Region
The United States of America
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades
65 or Better 750 R-5.5 16 / 72 TIE 17 / 78 TIE
All Grades 40 R-8.7 29 / 72 TIE 30 / 78 TIE
60 or Better 4 R-9.8 19 / 72 TIE 20 / 78 TIE
65 or Better 750
All Grades 40
60 or Better 4
65 or Better R-5.5
All Grades R-8.7
60 or Better R-9.8
65 or Better 16 / 72 TIE
All Grades 29 / 72 TIE
60 or Better 19 / 72 TIE
65 or Better 17 / 78 TIE
All Grades 30 / 78 TIE
60 or Better 20 / 78 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS66 PCGS grade
1 MS66 PCGS grade
1 MS66 PCGS grade
4 MS65+ PCGS grade
5 MS65 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#1 MS66 PCGS grade
#4 MS65+ PCGS grade
#5 MS65 PCGS grade