1826 50C VF20 Certification #22024062, PCGS #6143

Owner's Comments

Only vf20 but the eye appeal is a 10+

Expert Comments

Jaime Hernandez

The 1826 Capped Bust Half is one of the more common dates in the series. There are still hundreds of examples available up to about AU58. However, in Uncirculated grades they become significantly scarcer. And fewer examples remain in MS65 and MS66 condition. In MS67 they are considered rare. 

Diameter
32.50 millimeters
Designer
John Reich
Edge
Lettered: FIFTY CENTS OR HALF A DOLLAR
Mintage
4004180
Weight
13.50 grams
Metal Content
89.2% Silver, 10.8% Copper
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
2679
Pop Lower
79
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded

Rarity and Survival Estimates

Grades
65 or Better 6000 R-3.8 60 / 72 TIE 64 / 78 TIE
All Grades 700 R-5.6 67 / 72 73 / 78
60 or Better 50 R-8.5 59 / 72 TIE 64 / 78 TIE

Condition Census

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MS67 PCGS grade
1 MS67 PCGS grade
3 MS66 PCGS grade MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS66 PCGS grade
3 MS66 PCGS grade