Expert Comments

David Hall

The 1946-S is the most common San Francisco Mint Walking Liberty Half Dollar. Obviously, a significany quantity of uncirculated rolls was saved in the year of issue. The typical specimen is relatively well struck. There are many frosty Gems available.

 

PCGS #
6629
Designer
Adolph Alexander Weinman
Edge
Reeded
Diameter
30.00 millimeters
Weight
12.50 grams
Mintage
3724000
Metal
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
15586
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 600000 R-1.5 54 / 66 TIE 54 / 66 TIE
All Grades 200000 R-1.9 56 / 66 TIE 56 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 40000 R-2.6 59 / 66 TIE 59 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 600000
All Grades 200000
60 or Better 40000
65 or Better R-1.5
All Grades R-1.9
60 or Better R-2.6
65 or Better 54 / 66 TIE
All Grades 56 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 59 / 66 TIE
65 or Better 54 / 66 TIE
All Grades 56 / 66 TIE
60 or Better 59 / 66 TIE

Condition Census Learn More

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

Heritage 8/2012:4047, $11,163

1 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade

David Lawrence 9/2013:392796, $11,250 - D.L. Hansen Collection

1 MS67+ PCGS grade MS67+ PCGS grade

Skyhawk Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 MS67+ PCGS grade
1 MS67+ PCGS grade
MS67+ PCGS grade #1 MS67+ PCGS grade

Heritage 8/2012:4047, $11,163

MS67+ PCGS grade #1 MS67+ PCGS grade

David Lawrence 9/2013:392796, $11,250 - D.L. Hansen Collection

MS67+ PCGS grade #1 MS67+ PCGS grade

Skyhawk Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

#1 MS67+ PCGS grade
#1 MS67+ PCGS grade