50 Won FAO

50 Won (FAO) -  obverse50 Won (FAO) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer South Korea
Period Republic (1948-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Years 1983-2019
Value 50 Won
50 KRW = USD 0.035
Currency New won (1962-date)
Composition Nickel brass (70% Copper, 18% Zinc, 12% Nickel)
Weight 4.16 g
Diameter 21.60 mm
Thickness 1.52 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 1653
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 34,
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# 80
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

FAO

Obverse

Rice plant and value in Hangul below.

Script: Hangul

Lettering: 오십원

Translation: Fifty Won

Reverse

The denomination in numerals in the center with the issuer name in Hangul below and the date above.

Script: Hangul

Lettering:
2002
50
한국은행

Translation:
2002
50
Bank of Korea

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation (한국조폐공사), Daejeon, South Korea (1951-date)

Comments

Obverse
Die 1 - classic font, horizontal strokes thinner than vertical ones.
Die 2 - gothic font, strokes are thicker, in the word 원 (won) horizontal strokes of the same thickness as vertical ones.

Reverse
Die A - numerals in 50 far from each other, the vertical lower right stroke in syllable 국 between beads.
Die B - numerals in 50 close to each other, the vertical lower right stroke in syllable 국 to a bead.


Combinations
1+A 1983-1985, 1987-1989.
1+B 1990-1997.
2+B 1998-2019.

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1983  50 000 000 $ 0.16 $ 0.35 $ 1.25 $ 1.25 $ 1.25 13%
1984  40 000 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 8%
1985  4 000 000 1.1%
1987  32 000 000 $ 0.43 $ 0.69 6%
1988  53 000 000 $ 0.09 $ 0.18 9%
1989  70 000 000 $ 0.09 $ 0.26 $ 0.32 11%
1990  85 000 000 $ 0.19 $ 0.35 $ 0.85 13%
1991  80 000 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.48 $ 0.48 11%
1992  50 000 000 $ 0.45 $ 0.48 8%
1993  5 000 000 1.5%
1994  102 000 000 $ 0.13 $ 0.23 $ 0.42 $ 0.42 $ 0.42 13%
1995  98 000 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.35 $ 0.35 $ 0.37 12%
1996  52 000 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.28 6%
1997  129 000 000 $ 0.16 $ 0.53 $ 1.49 14%
1998  28 000 000 $ 0.14 $ 0.48 4%
1999  15 000 000 2%
2000  86 000 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.72 $ 0.85 9%
2001  102 000 000 $ 0.24 $ 0.24 $ 0.85 $ 0.90 10%
2002  100 000 000 $ 0.17 $ 0.17 $ 0.27 $ 0.80 10%
2003  169 000 000 $ 0.15 $ 0.15 $ 0.15 $ 0.23 $ 0.30 $ 0.37 16%
2004  100 000 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.18 $ 0.26 $ 0.48 11%
2005  90 000 000 $ 0.22 $ 0.22 $ 0.32 $ 0.48 9%
2006  120 000 000 $ 0.07 $ 0.22 $ 0.22 $ 0.29 $ 0.48 10%
2007  50 000 000 $ 0.17 $ 0.27 $ 1.11 $ 1.11 7%
2008  30 000 000 $ 0.13 $ 0.48 4%
2009  20 000 000 2%
2010  50 000 000 $ 0.12 6%
2011  30 000 000 3%
2012  20 000 000 $ 0.13 2%
2013  10 000 000 $ 0.82 1.1%
2014  1 000 000 0.3%
2015  $ 0.13 4%
2016  $ 0.19 $ 1.13 3%
2017  0.7%
2018  0.18%
2019  0.2%

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Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 50 Won (FAO)
Katz
Auction 61
Lot 251
Internet Archive
Jun 7, 2022 2005 UNC USD 10.59
(EUR 11.00)
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