The 1875 Seated Liberty half dollars have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.
Type: Seated Liberty Half Dollar
Face Value: $0.50
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: .36169 oz.
Total Weight: 12.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $9.30
The US minted the 1875 half dollar with no mint mark and also the 1875 CC half dollar and 1875 S half dollar. The mint mark, when present, can be found on the reverse side of the coin below the eagle.
|1875 CC||Carson City||1,008,000|
|1875 S||San Francisco||3,200,000|
This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $9.30 as of January 21, 2021. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $25.72 per ounce.
The 1875 half dollar with no mint mark and the 1875 S half dollar have similar values. Each coin is worth around $50 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $140. In extremely fine condition the value is around $200. In uncirculated condition the price is around $475 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $800.
The 1875 CC half dollar is worth around $85 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $325. In extremely fine condition the value is around $550. In uncirculated condition the price is around $2,000 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $3,000.
Proof coins with no mint mark are available and they are each valued at around $1,150 in PR 63 condition. There were 700 proof coins minted.
Good- The word "LIBERTY" on the shield is not readable. The letters and the date are readable.
Very fine- The word "LIBERTY" on the shield is mostly sharp.
Extremely fine- The word "LIBERTY" on the shield is completely sharp. The edges on the scroll are distinct.
MS 60 uncirculated- There are no signs of wear. The coin has luster, but there may be a few stains, abrasions, or surface marks.
MS 63 choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent.
PR 63 proof- This coin has reflective surfaces and only a few blemishes away from the major focal points. There are no major flaws.
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