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50 cents 1921 to 1952

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Variety AG-3 G-4 VG-8 F-12 VF-20 EF-40 AU-50
1921 $12,300$33,300$47,400$58,800$67,000$73,500$84,900
1929 $7.10$9.80$13.80$27.90$54.50$154$320
1931 $7.10$19.60$31.00$54.80$105$301$650
1932 $49.50$98.00$159$240$474$1,010$2,210
1934 -$29.40$41.90$55.60$123$310$616
1936 $10.00$29.40$42.50$58.60$107$307$436
1936 - Bar -------
1937 $7.10$7.10$10.00$11.60$15.30$20.60$26.50
1938 $7.10$7.10$9.80$15.30$22.70$44.30$76.90
1939 $7.10$7.10$9.50$14.10$18.60$31.10$64.70
1940 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$8.00$14.70$21.90
1941 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$9.30$16.00$24.00
1942 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$9.30$15.90$21.80
1943 - Double Die 3 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$19.60$31.90$41.70
1943 - Far 3 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$8.00$15.00$21.90
1943 - Near 3 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$8.00$14.80$21.90
1944 - Near 4 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$10.50$14.90$20.50
1944 - Far 4 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$12.90$16.70$23.20
1945 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$8.60$14.50$21.90
1946 $7.10$7.10$7.10$8.60$16.70$20.20$35.00
1946 - Design --$33.20$48.00$76.80$241$626
1947 - Straight 7 $7.10$7.10$7.10$8.60$15.80$25.60$43.70
1947 - Straight 7 - Maple leaf --$38.00$42.50$53.10$94.80$166
1947 - Curved 7 $7.10$7.10$7.10$8.60$15.80$30.90$60.90
1947 - Curved 7 - Maple leaf --$1,960$2,320$2,850$3,780$5,300
1948 --$105$128$158$184$232
1949 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$9.10$13.80$22.90
1949 - Hoof Over 9 --$29.40$30.90$54.40$116$219
1950 - Design $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$9.70$13.20$18.50
1950 - No Design $7.10$7.10$14.70$18.60$24.90$47.40$101
1951 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$8.50$9.60$15.70
1951 - Double HP -------
1952 $7.10$7.10$7.10$7.10$8.00$9.70$13.60
Variety MS-60 MS-62 MS-63 MS-64 MS-65 MS-66 MS-67
1921 $104,500$127,100$149,600$152,000$223,000$335,400-
1929 $1,010$1,380$1,740$2,220$4,900$8,000-
1931 $1,600$1,620$3,020$3,380$5,000--
1932 $5,900$6,600$11,800$14,100$22,900--
1934 $1,230$1,320$2,290$2,680$4,900$10,100-
1936 $951$1,050$1,860$2,080$3,030--
1936 - Bar -------
1937 $44.40$57.00$92.00$207$1,190--
1938 $183$283$461$1,330$3,450$6,200-
1939 $111$164$281$489$1,630--
1940 $35.80$58.00$90.70$162$774--
1941 $38.70$58.70$105$179$875--
1942 $38.60$51.60$84.20$182$1,280--
1943 - Double Die 3 $88.20$100$197$461---
1943 - Far 3 $39.30$55.90$88.80$212$1,130--
1943 - Near 3 $39.30$61.30$85.50$252$1,520--
1944 - Near 4 $38.30$52.00$86.60$198$1,140--
1944 - Far 4 $41.00$67.10$90.00$246$1,350--
1945 $36.80$53.70$104$217$1,620--
1946 $71.70$98.70$160$286$2,700--
1946 - Design $1,770$3,430$5,400----
1947 - Straight 7 $85.90$135$268$559$3,280--
1947 - Straight 7 - Maple leaf $242$319$447$815$2,960--
1947 - Curved 7 $124$160$291$669$2,340--
1947 - Curved 7 - Maple leaf $7,500$11,800$14,700----
1948 $328$366$463$811$1,800--
1949 $53.30$73.40$125$217$927$1,170-
1949 - Hoof Over 9 $519$766$1,260$2,500---
1950 - Design $23.20$30.70$53.70$101$562$918-
1950 - No Design $204$252$306$566$2,070--
1951 $19.70$22.30$32.60$56.30$214--
1951 - Double HP $26.50$32.00$36.30$73.50$320--
1952 $20.00$20.90$28.10$45.90$123--
Variety PL-60 PL-62 PL-63 PL-64 PL-65 PL-66 PL-67
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1943 - Far 3 -------
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1946 - Design -------
1947 - Straight 7 -------
1947 - Straight 7 - Maple leaf -------
1947 - Curved 7 -------
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1949 -------
1949 - Hoof Over 9 -------
1950 - Design -------
1950 - No Design -------
1951 ---$245$346$550$1,370
1951 - Double HP -------
1952 ---$319$490--

PL (Proof-like): Special coins struck at the Mint with a brilliant relief is struck on a brilliant field and not intended for circulation despite the fact that their composition is identical to the coins produced for circulation. If Proof-like coins have been removed from their protective envelope or original package, it is harder to differentiate them from uncirculated coins. Proof-like coins are struck up to two times on numismatic presses. Also called Brilliant uncirculated (BUNC).

Variety SP-60 SP-62 SP-63 SP-64 SP-65 SP-66 SP-67
1921 --$73,500$118,400$147,000--
1929 ------$5,700
1931 --$6,400$9,000$9,400-$22,400
1932 $3,540-$6,700$10,800$14,700--
1934 --$5,900$10,300$13,300$14,300-
1936 --$7,800$16,200$24,500--
1936 - Bar -------
1937 --$148$226$258$413-
1938 --$3,430$5,100$5,700--
1939 -------
1940 -------
1941 -------
1942 --$2,940$3,920$4,900--
1943 - Double Die 3 -------
1943 - Far 3 -------
1943 - Near 3 --$2,940$3,920$4,900--
1944 - Near 4 --$2,940$5,200$9,800--
1944 - Far 4 -------
1945 --$872$1,960$2,940--
1946 --$882$2,400$3,920$4,150$4,760
1946 - Design -------
1947 - Straight 7 --$882$1,890$2,620--
1947 - Straight 7 - Maple leaf -------
1947 - Curved 7 -------
1947 - Curved 7 - Maple leaf -$3,060$3,920$5,400$6,000$6,300-
1948 --$980$1,500$2,300$2,400-
1949 --$340$735$980$1,050-
1949 - Hoof Over 9 -------
1950 - Design --$185$343$490--
1950 - No Design ----$3,190--
1951 --$245$490$516$590-
1951 - Double HP -------
1952 --$245$450$475$509-

SP (Specimen): Special collectors coins struck at the Mint with a frosted/mirror appearance on the design and effigy from 1996 to 2020. 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.

View the grading section to identify grades (AG-3, F-12, AU-50, MS, PL, SP).

The values on this page are in Canadian dollars (CAD).

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