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1936 50C Delaware, MS

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Type Coin
Title 1936 50C Delaware, MS
Date 1936
Grade MS65
Service NGC
Service Catalog # 9301
Denomination 50C

1936 50C Delaware MS65 NGC. Swedish colonists arrived at what is now Wilmington, Delaware, in 1638. This issue celebrates the tercentenary of their landing, although it was produced two years before the proper anniversary. In all, 20,000 coins were sold. Survivors are generally available in Gem and Premium Gem condition. Splashes of golden-russet color around minimally toned centers and slightly frosted luster characterize each side. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.

Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15487, realized $216. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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