1952-S HALF DOLLAR
PCGS Nos: 6663, 86663
Circulation strikes: 5,526,000
Designer: John R.
Sinnock, the reverse adapted from a design by John Frederick Lewis
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%
grains (±12.5 grams)
(for San Francisco, CA) centered above the bell on the reverse
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PCGS MS-66 Full Bell Lines. Ex
- Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere,
Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1816 sold for $2,760.00
PCGS MS-66 Full Bell Lines. Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries'
"The Rarities Sale", January 3, 2001, Lot 243, illustrated, sold
for $2,990.00 From the Great Lakes Collection
PCGS MS-66. Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long
Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8547, not
illustrated, sold for $230.00
NGC MS-65 Full Bell Lines. Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s
"Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8548, not
illustrated, sold for $517.50
PCGS MS-65. Ex - Ira &
Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection,
Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 1912, not illustrated, sold
The finest non-Full Bell Line examples graded by PCGS are 88 MS-66's.
The finest Full Bell Line examples graded by PCGS are 15 MS-66's.
Sources and/or recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service