Previous Date | Next Date | Walking Liberty Half Dollars by Date | Half Dollars by Type


1917-D HALF DOLLAR - MINTMARK ON REVERSE
(see also 1917-D Half Dollar - Mintmark on Obverse)

PCGS No: 6571

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 1,940,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: Adolph Alexander Weinman

Diameter: 30 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 193 grains (12.5 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "D" (for Denver, CO) near the rim below the branch on the reverse

Images courtesy of 

Significant examples:

Recent appearances:
PCGS MS-64.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6288, illustrated, sold for $2,875.00

MS-63.  Ex- Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "October 2000 Long Beach Sale" October 5-7, 2000, Lot 6835, illustrated, not sold

MS-63.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1794 sold for $431.25

PCGS MS-62.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 1798, illustrated, sold for $1,610.00

NGC MS-61.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Long Beach Signature Sale", May 31-June 2, 2001, Lot 8443, not illustrated, sold for $718.75

AU-58.  Ex - Bowers & Merena Galleries' "The Cabinet of Lucien M. LaRiviere, Part II", March 15-17, 2001, Lot 1795 sold for $517.50

AU-55, Scratches, untoned.  Ex - Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Inc.'s "Philadelphia 2000 Signature Sale", August 6-7, 2000, Lot 5580, not plated, sold for $437.00

About Uncirculated.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1091, not plated, sold for $373.75

About Uncirculated, lustrous.  Ex - Stack's "65th Anniversary Sale", October 17-19, 2000, Lot 1092, not plated, sold for $414.00

AU-50.  Ex - Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, Inc.'s "Benson Collection, Part I", February 16, 18-20, 2001, Lot 1799, not illustrated, sold for $345.00

Varieties:

Notes:
The finest examples graded by PCGS are 5 MS-66's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, January 2002" by The Professional Coin Grading Service