Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1942-D is fairly common in uncirculated and Gem condition. However, it is the scarcest of the 1941-1947 Denver Mint Walking Liberty half dollars. Strike is not a problem with this issue and most show sharp detail. Many frosty fully lustrous specimens survive.

 

PCGS #
6615
Designer
Adolph Alexander Weinman
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
30.00 millimeters
Weight
12.50 grams
Mintage
10973800
Metal
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
8523
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 550000 R-1.5 54 / 66 TIE 54 / 66 TIE
All Grades 80000 R-2.2 49 / 66 TIE 49 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 24000 R-2.7 53 / 66 TIE 53 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 550000
All Grades 80000
60 or Better 24000
65 or Better R-1.5
All Grades R-2.2
60 or Better R-2.7
65 or Better 54 / 66 TIE
All Grades 49 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 53 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 54 / 66 TIE
All Grades 49 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 53 / 66 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS68 PCGS grade MS68 PCGS grade

LuLu Collection

1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
1 MS68 PCGS grade
MS68 PCGS grade #1 MS68 PCGS grade

LuLu Collection

#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade
#1 MS68 PCGS grade