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50 cents 1872

50 cents 1872
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50 cents 1872 prices and values

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1872 - H $19.00$35.60$74.00$130$270$580$1,180
1872 - H - Inverted A/V $120$240$430$890$1,740$5,200$11,800
1872 - H - 2/2 -$73.50$170$270$390$780$1,570
1872 - H - Double N and A -$73.50$170$250$390$780$1,570
1872 - H - Double A -$73.50$170$250$390$780$1,570

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Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1872 - H $5,100$6,500$10,200$17,100---
1872 - H - Inverted A/V -------
1872 - H - 2/2 -------
1872 - H - Double N and A -------
1872 - H - Double A -------

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Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1872 - H --$12,300$18,700$34,300--
1872 - H - Inverted A/V -------
1872 - H - 2/2 -------
1872 - H - Double N and A -------
1872 - H - Double A -------

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2019. 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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Varieties

H

50 cents 1872 - H

H - Inverted A/V

The letter V of Victoria is an A.

50 cents 1872 - Inverted A/V

50 cents 1872 - H

H - 2/2

50 cents 1872 - H - Double - Repunched 2

H - Double N and A

Double N and A in Canada.

H - Double A

Double A in Regina.

Errors and varieties from the community

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Die errors and varieties
#3422 50 cents 1872 - Die clash at the bottom of the reverse che1984
Miscellaneous / Unclassified
#1966 50 cents 1872 - Double 2 -
#1967 50 cents 1872 - Double A and D in Canada -
#1187 50 cents 1872 - Repunched S in Cents ziphandel2

Mintage

  • 50 cents 1872 - H : 80,000
  • 50 cents 1872 - H - Inverted A/V : n/a
  • 50 cents 1872 - H - 2/2 : n/a
  • 50 cents 1872 - H - Double N and A : n/a
  • 50 cents 1872 - H - Double A : n/a

Specifications - 50 cents 1872 - H

  • 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 : Tuesday, October 15, 2019