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50 cents 1871

50 cents 1871
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50 cents 1871 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1871 $25.00$53.60$101$215$450$862$1,870
1871 - H $45.00$85.10$188$352$651$1,720$3,010
1871 - Double Die - Dei Gratia -$58.80$108$274$588$1,370-
1871 - Repunched C in Victoria -------

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1871 $7,400$11,800$14,000$15,500---
1871 - H $9,800$13,900$27,900----
1871 - Double Die - Dei Gratia -------
1871 - Repunched C in Victoria -------

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Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1871 --$19,600$34,300$49,000--
1871 - H --$19,600$34,300$49,000--
1871 - Double Die - Dei Gratia -------
1871 - Repunched C in Victoria -------

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2020. Before 1996, if specimen coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from PL coins. Specimen coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses.

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50 cents 1871 - H

January 3, 2010, certified PCGS MS-67, the finest-known example of this coins sold $127,000 CAD at Heritage Auction.

Varieties

H

50 cents 1872 - H

Repunched C in Victoria

Double C in Victoria

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#1658 50 cents 1871 - Double C of Victoria Dot36

Mintage

  • 50 cents 1871 : 200,000
  • 50 cents 1871 - H : 45,000
  • 50 cents 1871 - Double Die - Dei Gratia : n/a
  • 50 cents 1871 - Repunched C in Victoria : n/a

Specifications - 50 cents 1871

  • Alloy: 92.5% silver, 7.5% copper
  • Weight: 11.62 grams
  • Diameter : 29.72 mm
  • Engraver: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Designer: Leonard C. Wyon
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Magnetism: Nonmagnetic
  • Die axis: ↑↓

The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

Last update : Wednesday, January 29, 2020

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