1839 50c Half Dollar ANACS EF45 Drapery From Elbow


Product Details

This coin is graded by ANACS but has tremendous detail. A devices are sharp and very well struck.

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains .3868 oz of Silver.
  • Comes in protective packaging.
  • Mintage of 1,972,400 coins spread among 5 distinct varieties. This particular coin is the drapery from elbow variety.
  • Designed by Christian Gobrecht.
  • Obverse: Features the profile of Lady Liberty.
  • Reverse: Depicts an eagle with a shield on its chest holding an olive branch and a cluster of arrows.
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  • Product ID: 7165899
  • Year: 1839
  • Type: Capped Bust
  • Grade: EF45
  • Grade Service: ANACS
  • Denomination:$0.50
  • Mint Mark:P – Philadelphia
  • Metal Content:0.3868 troy oz
  • Purity:.8924
  • Thickness:2.15 mm
  • Diameter:30 mm

G-4 Good- LIBERTY barely discernible on headband.

VG-8 Very Good- Some letters in LIBERTY clear.

F-12 Fine– LIBERTY complete but faint.

VFVery Fine– LIBERTY sharp.  Shoulder clasp clear.

EF-20 Extremely Fine- LIBERTY sharp and strong.  Hair details visible.

AU-50 About Uncirculated- Slight trace of wear on cap, cheek, and hair above forehead, and on eagle’s claws, wing tops, and head.

MS-60 Uncirculated- No Trace of wear. Light blemishes.

MS-63 Choice Uncirculated- Some distracting contact marks or blemishes in prim focal areas. Impaired luster possible.