Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Register
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

Visually Stunning 1952 Washington-Carver Commemorative Half Dollar

1952 50C Washington-Carver MS67 PCGS. In discussing the relative importance of eye appeal, with respect to the assigned grade of a rare coin, it is usually acknowledged that outstanding visual quality is almost a requirement, for any coin aspiring to the Superb Gem category. The current offering would certainly seem to meet that criterion, by virtue of simply splendid aesthetic qualities, but it goes even further in establishing itself, not merely as one of several excellent examples of the issue, but in all likelihood as the premier 1952 Washington-Carver half dollar, at least in terms of visual appeal. Absolutely beautiful emerald-green, purple-rose, and yellow-golden iridescence blankets each side, and the impeccably preserved surfaces glisten with superb luster. Other than a couple of tiny nicks, on obverse and reverse alike, the coin seems pristine. One of just three pieces graded at MS67, by PCGS, with none graded any finer at either of the major services (01/05).
From the Bruce Scher #1 All-Time PCGS Registry Set.(#9434) (Registry values: N1793) (NGC ID# BYL3, PCGS# 9434)


View all of [The Bruce Scher Collection ]

Service and Handling Description: Coin/Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  | PCGS Guarantee of Grade and Authenticity  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
February, 2005
23rd-26th Wednesday-Saturday
Internet/Mail/Phone Bidders: 11
Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
Page Views: 441

Buyer's Premium per Lot:
15% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

Heritage membership

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 

Consignments wanted

Only 30 days left to consign to the 2016 April 27 - May 2 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago!

Learn about consigning with us

You did a great job on that interview, and The Intelligent Collector is a smart, elegant and inspiring magazine.
Sean Kelly,
NY, NY
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2016 February 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
2016 February 4 - 7 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $8,334,970
2016 January 12 - 13 World Coins - Dallas
2016 January 12 - 13 World Coins - Dallas
REALIZED $1,973,042
2016 January 7 - 11 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Tampa
2016 January 7 - 11 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Tampa
REALIZED $764,315

© 2016 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved