50 Centavos Large type

Features

Issuer Philippines
Period Insular Government (1901-1935)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1903-1906
Value 50 Centavos (0.5)
Currency Peso (1857-1967)
Composition Silver (.900) (Copper .100)
Weight 13.4784 g
Diameter 30 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 15873
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 167,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 6
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Series: 1903 series

Obverse

Eagle with spread wings above shield.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
· 1903 ·

Reverse

Standing woman, holding hammer on anvil in right hand, smoking volcano at right.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
FIFTY CENTAVOS
FILIPINAS

Translation: Philippines.

Engraver: Melecio Figueroa

Edge

Reeded

50 Centavos (Large type) -  obverse

© Harryg (CC BY)

Mints

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)
S United States Mint, San Francisco, United States (1854-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1903  3 102 000 $ 27 78%
1903  2 558 $ 350 1.8% Proof
1903 S 3% 3 known
1904  11 000 9%
1904  1 355 $ 550 1.8% Proof
1904 S 2 160 000 $ 14 34%
1905  475 $ 790 0% Proof
1905 S 852 000 8%
1906  501 0.9% Proof

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Numista Rarity index: 47 Search tips
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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232249
Lot 62725
Internet Archive
Dec 1, 2022 1903 – Proof UNC
(PCGS PR63)
USD 504.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232231
Lot 61504
Internet Archive
Jul 28, 2022 1903 – Proof UNC
(PCGS PR62)
USD 336.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232231
Lot 61505
Internet Archive
Jul 28, 2022 1903 – Proof UNC
(PCGS PR60)
USD 312.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232124
Lot 63595
Internet Archive
Jun 16, 2021 1903 – Proof UNC
(NGC PR60)
USD 504.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232046
Lot 62487
Internet Archive
Nov 11, 2020 1903 – Proof UNC
(NGC PR63)
USD 312.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232045
Lot 61471
Internet Archive
Nov 4, 2020 1903 – Proof UNC
(NGC PR64)
USD 408.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232005
Lot 65400
Internet Archive
Jan 30, 2020 1903 – Proof UNC
(NGC PR62)
USD 264.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232004
Lot 64369
Internet Archive
Jan 23, 2020 1903 – Proof UNC
(PCGS PR65)
USD 504.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 231933
Lot 63333
Internet Archive
Aug 15, 2019 1903 – Proof UNC
(PCGS PR62)
USD 228.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)Picture 1 of a sold 50 Centavos (Large type)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232302
Lot 62659
Internet Archive
Jan 5, 2023 1904 – Proof UNC
(PCGS PR62)
USD 552.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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