1795 50C N1 Certification #27588042, PCGS #6052

Expert Comments

Ron Guth

The "Two Leaves" refers to the clump of leaves beneath the eagle's left and right wings.  On some coins, there are two leaves in each clump; on others, three leaves are present.  The Two Leaves variety is definitely the more common of these major varieties.

PCGS #
6052
Designer
Robert Scot
Edge
Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Diameter
32.50 millimeters
Weight
13.48 grams
Mintage
299680
Metal
90% Silver, 10% Copper
Pop Higher
1991
Pop Lower
0
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 3500 R-4.3 6 / 6 6 / 6
All Grades 35 R-8.8 4 / 6 4 / 6
60 or Better 3 R-9.8 1 / 6 1 / 6
65 or Better 3500
All Grades 35
60 or Better 3
65 or Better R-4.3
All Grades R-8.8
60 or Better R-9.8
65 or Better 6 / 6
All Grades 4 / 6
60 or Better 1 / 6
65 or Better 6 / 6
All Grades 4 / 6
60 or Better 1 / 6

Condition Census Learn More

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS65 PCGS grade MS65 PCGS grade

Norman Stacks Collection - Lawrence R. Stack Collection - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1096, $411,250

1 MS65 PCGS grade
3 MS64 PCGS grade MS64 PCGS grade

Bob R. Simpson Collection

3 MS64 PCGS grade MS64 PCGS grade

Harlan P. Smith Collection - S.H. & Henry Chapman 5/1906 - John M. Clapp Collection - John H. Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 4/1997:1671, $82,500 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1097, $199,750

3 MS64 PCGS grade MS64 PCGS grade

Dr. J. Hewitt Judd Collection - Abe Kosoff, sold privately circa 1962 - L.A. Collection - Stack’s 10/1990:1645, $99,000 - Ed Milas and Richard Burdick, sold privately in 8/1993 - Foxfire Collection (Claude E. Davis, MD), sold privately (as an entire collection) on 10/5/2004 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1098, $199,750

MS65 PCGS grade #1 MS65 PCGS grade

Norman Stacks Collection - Lawrence R. Stack Collection - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1096, $411,250

#1 MS65 PCGS grade
MS64 PCGS grade #3 MS64 PCGS grade

Bob R. Simpson Collection

MS64 PCGS grade #3 MS64 PCGS grade

Harlan P. Smith Collection - S.H. & Henry Chapman 5/1906 - John M. Clapp Collection - John H. Clapp Collection, sold intact in 1942 - Louis E. Eliasberg, Sr. Collection - Bowers & Merena 4/1997:1671, $82,500 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1097, $199,750

MS64 PCGS grade #3 MS64 PCGS grade

Dr. J. Hewitt Judd Collection - Abe Kosoff, sold privately circa 1962 - L.A. Collection - Stack’s 10/1990:1645, $99,000 - Ed Milas and Richard Burdick, sold privately in 8/1993 - Foxfire Collection (Claude E. Davis, MD), sold privately (as an entire collection) on 10/5/2004 - D. Brent Pogue Collection - Stack’s/Bowers & Sotheby’s 5/2015:1098, $199,750