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1938-S 50C Arkansas MS67

CERTIFICATION#: 34704549
PCGS #: 9247

Expert Comments

David Hall

The average grade for the1938-S is MS63 to MS65 and the 1938-S is the rarest of the three Arkansas issues in Gem MS65 condition. It is quite rare in Superb MS66 condition. Like all Arkansas, the 1938-S has subdued frosty luster or some degree of toning. Circulated examples for all practical purposes do not exist.

 

 

Diameter

30.60 millimeters
Designer

Edward Everett Burr & Emily Bates
Edge

Reeded
Mintage

3156
Weight

12.50 grams
Metal Content

90% Silver, 10% Copper
Country

The United States of America
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Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades Survival Estimate Numismatic Rarity Relative Rarity by Type Relative Rarity by Series
65 or Better 2700 R-4.4 11 / 144 TIE 11 / 144 TIE
All Grades 2150 R-4.5 11 / 144 TIE 11 / 144 TIE
60 or Better 675 R-5.6 6 / 144 6 / 144

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade MS67 PCGS grade

Heritage 9/2016:5817, $12,925 - “J & L 144 Complete Set” Collection

1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
5 MS66+ PCGS grade