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1936-D 50C Arkansas, MS

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Type Coin
Title 1936-D 50C Arkansas, MS
Date 1936
Grade MS60
Service NGC
Service Catalog # 9238
Denomination 50C
Mint Mark D

1936-D 50C Arkansas -- Improperly Cleaned -- NGC Details. Unc. Issued in celebration of the state's centennial in 1936, Arkansas half dollars had a wide variance in production totals between 1935 and 1939. Distribution across all mints ranged from 13,012 coins for the 1935-P to 2,104 coins for the 1939-P and 1939-D. This particular issue claims a distribution of 9,660 pieces. The surfaces are mostly brilliant, and luster is partly subdued by the noted cleaning. A few obverse contact marks are seen. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.

Heritage Newman IX, November 2017, lot 15496, realized $74. Images and description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

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