1855-S HALF DOLLAR
PCGS Nos: 6284, 6421
Circulation strikes: 129,950
by Thomas Sully, modified by Christian Gobrecht and Robert Ball Hughes,
executed by James Barton Longacre; Reverse by Christian Gobrecht
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%
grains (±12.4 grams)
(for San Francisco, CA) below the eagle on the reverse
Images courtesy of Heritage
About Good. Ex- Stack's
"The September Sale", September 12-13, 2000, Lot 442, "Chopmarked"
The finest example graded by PCGS is a single MS-66.
The finest Branch Mint Proof graded by PCGS is a single BMPR-63.
Sources and/or recommended
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The
Professional Coin Grading Service