1861-O 50C CSA Obverse VG10 Certification #38619893, PCGS #39968

Expert Comments

Ron Guth

This coin shares an obverse with the four known Confederate Half Dollars. All examples have a diagnostic die crack that runs diagonally from the bridge of Liberty's nose upwards and to the left until it hits the denticles.

PCGS #
39968
Designer
Thomas Sully/Christian Gobrecht
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
30.00 millimeters
Weight
12.40 grams
Mintage
2532633
Metal
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
81
Pop Lower
29
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 50 R-8.5 3 / 66 3 / 126 TIE
All Grades 2 R-9.9 2 / 66 TIE 3 / 126 TIE
60 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 66 1 / 126
65 or Better 50
All Grades 2
60 or Better 0
65 or Better R-8.5
All Grades R-9.9
60 or Better R-10.1
65 or Better 3 / 66
All Grades 2 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 66
65 or Better 3 / 126 TIE
All Grades 3 / 126 TIE
60 or Better 1 / 126

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS63 PCGS grade
2 MS62 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2011:5561, $13,800 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection, Part II - Heritage 10/2014:98502, $16,450

3 MS62 estimated grade
4 MS60 PCGS grade MS60 PCGS grade
5 AU58 PCGS grade
#1 MS63 PCGS grade
#2 MS62 PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2011:5561, $13,800 - Eugene H. Gardner Collection, Part II - Heritage 10/2014:98502, $16,450

#3 MS62 estimated grade
MS60 PCGS grade #4 MS60 PCGS grade
#5 AU58 PCGS grade