1817 Bust Half

Nov 30, 2021. 16:40 UTC
1817 Bust Half
Reza
United States of America

Acquired from
Auction House

For sale
Maybe
Description

Bust half 1817 graded MS 64 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation-NGC.I was wondering if you could also tell if the coin is undergraded and if it is one of the known varieties.

Dimensions

Provenance

Unknown

Answered within about 1 hour
Nov 30, 17:39 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$4,000 - $6,000 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$6,000 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Reza,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
In 2008, Heritage Auctions sold a MS64 1817half bust in "near gem" condition for $6,900 (https://coins.ha.com/itm/bust-half-dollars/1817-50c-ms64-ngc/a/454-1473.s); I can't tell from the tarnishing of YOUR example if the grading is correct. My understanding that once a coin is graded, it automatically goes into the census but I can't say where in that census it currently stands.The tarnishing would negatively impact the value a little, which I would put at $4,000-6,000.*

*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Please let us know if you have additional items to appraise, and thank you again for using Mearto.

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