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.

 

Diameter
30.00 millimeters
Designer
Adolph Alexander Weinman
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
10973800
Weight
12.50 grams
Metal Content
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Country
The United States of America
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
8377
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

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

Condition Census

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