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Half Sovereign

1853 - 1918

 

Sydney Mint1853 - 66Young Head1871 - 87Jubilee Head1887 - 93Veiled Head1893 - 1901Edward VII1902 - 10George V1911 - 18
  MintageVG8F12VF20XF40AU50AU55AU58MS62MS63MS64Sydney Filleted Bust1855 21,00012,00018,00030,00061,000160,000180,000180,000190,000190,000190,000Sydney Filleted Bust1856 478,0006608501,2002,7003,20010,00022,00025,00026,00026,000Sydney Filleted Bust1856 Alternate Reverse478,000*3,4005,00012,00014,00015,00015,00016,00016,00016,00016,000Sydney Filleted Bust1856/5 OverdateIncl. in above          Sydney Wreathed Bust1855 537,00057,00086,000100,000160,000190,000200,000210,000470,000490,000500,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1857 Incl. in above3804205201,0001,7003,6007,70030,00032,00034,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1857/5 OverdateIncl. in above8401,1001,6003,00010,00017,00022,00049,00050,00052,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1858 483,0003203403807708603,6006,40014,00014,00015,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1858 SOVRRIncl. in above          Sydney Wreathed Bust1858 REG as RFGIncl. in above          Sydney Wreathed Bust1859 341,0004105006901,1002,5003,2004,80022,00024,00026,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1859/8 OverdateIncl. in above4004706401,7003,9007,10010,00030,00033,00035,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1860 156,0006107401,0004,9008,30010,00019,00042,00044,00045,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1861 186,0003404206808303,0007,0007,5008,0008,1008,200Sydney Wreathed Bust1861/60 OverdateIncl. in above1,3001,9003,20010,00011,00012,00012,00012,00012,00012,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1861 Alternate ReverseIncl. in above          Sydney Wreathed Bust1862 558,5003504005001,0001,6005,1005,50013,00014,00015,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1863 Incl. in above7308301,0001,3002,5003,3004,90010,00011,00011,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1864 282,0004104705907102,1002,8004,60024,00027,00029,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1864 Roman 1 in dateIncl. in above5106409202,4005,4009,90015,00029,00034,00061,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1865 Incl. in above4004605701,5001,6007,9009,20010,00010,00010,000Sydney Wreathed Bust1866 216,0004304905101,3002,1002,5005,2006,0006,1006,200Young Head1871-S 356,0004204906209501,0002,4002,8003,1003,1003,200Young Head1872-S Incl. in above3403704406601,1001,5003,3003,8003,8003,900Young Head1873-M 165,0343904405508501,0001,6003,4003,9004,0004,100Young Head1875-S 252,0005707109901,6002,8003,4004,5009,30016,00018,000Young Head1877-M Narrow Ribbon80,0163804205107401,2002,8003,3003,6003,6003,700Young Head1877-M Wide Ribbon80,016*          Young Head1879-S 94,0003203404602,5003,8005,00010,00012,00012,00012,000Young Head1880-S Beaded Reverse80,0004605507201,1001,3003,1003,3003,5003,6003,600Young Head1880-S Crenulated ReverseIncl. in above5206406703,0005,50012,00013,00014,00014,00014,000Young Head1881-S Beaded Reverse62,0003503905208701,1001,9003,30013,00022,00040,000Young Head1881-S Crenulated ReverseIncl. in above1,5001,7002,0003,3005,8007,1007,80011,00012,00013,000Young Head1881-M 42,0093605701,0002,0002,6002,9006,2007,1007,2007,400Young Head1882-S Beaded Reverse52,0003904405501,2001,7002,2004,6005,3005,4005,500Young Head1882-M Standard Bust107,5223704004806808702,0003,6008,1008,4008,600Young Head1882-M Truncated BustIncl. in above4905907901,2001,5002,4006,40014,00014,00015,000Young Head1883-S Beaded Reverse220,0003203404007101,0004,0008,0009,00016,00017,000Young Head1883-S Crenulated ReverseIncl. in above3503804701,1002,0006,6008,50018,00019,00020,000Young Head1884-M 48,0094305006502,0002,8004,4006,60013,00023,00026,000Young Head1885-M 11,0034705607406,8008,1008,4008,6008,8008,9008,900Young Head1886-S 82,0003604004706601,4004,5005,20011,00012,00012,000Young Head1886-M 38,0083203405701,3001,6007,3008,4009,3009,4009,600Young Head1887-S Beaded Reverse134,0003103203405001,1004,4009,40010,00011,00011,000Young Head1887-S Crenulated ReverseIncl. in above          Young Head1887-M 64,013*7109201,3002,4004,2005,7007,50036,00040,00043,000Jubilee Head1887-S Narrow JEB134,0003103303807601,3002,0002,5006,1006,5006,800Jubilee Head1887-S Medium JEBIncl. in above3203403704506608501,5002,1002,7004,800Jubilee Head1887-S Wide JEBIncl. in above4104706009101,0001,1001,6002,2005,7005,900Jubilee Head1887-M Narrow JEB64,0135306509001,5001,8001,9002,0002,5003,2008,200Jubilee Head1887-M Medium JEB64,013*3704104907008008501,0002,3002,5002,700Jubilee Head1887-M Wide JEBIncl. in above3604004706607608008301,8002,0002,100Jubilee Head1889-S 13 pearls32,0003403704208701,6002,2005,10031,00033,00035,000Jubilee Head1889-S 12 pearlsIncl. in above3103203501,3003,4003,6003,7003,8003,8003,900Jubilee Head1891-S Sans JEB77,0003203303704507601,0001,2002,7004,8005,400Jubilee Head1891-S With JEBIncl. in above3503904509603,7006,8008,70019,00019,00020,000Jubilee Head1893-M 13 pearls110,0244805807701,2003,1003,5003,6003,8003,8003,800Jubilee Head1893-M 12 pearlsIncl. in above1201803106208409702,0002,5002,7002,800Old Head1893-S 125,0003203303604406108403,0006,8007,0007,200Old Head1893-M 110,024*          Old Head1896-M 218,9463203303704504905101,0002,2002,3002,500Old Head1897-S 115,0003003003103406307501,5001,7001,8002,100Old Head1899-M 97,2216508301,2002,1002,5002,8003,0005,5009,70010,000Old Head1900-S 130,0003003003103403506501,3003,6006,3007,100Old Head1900-M 112,9203403704205501,0001,4001,7003,5006,2006,900Old Head1900-P 59,5883103303604301,0001,2005,00011,00011,00011,000Edward VII1902-S 84,0002903003003203703904101,2001,5003,200Edward VII1903-S 231,0002903003104205506507208401,5001,600Edward VII1904-P 60,0303203403704601,2001,8003,1006,9007,1007,300Edward VII1906-S 308,0003003003103403804104207001,0003,000Edward VII1906-M 82,0424305106601,0001,2001,3001,6004,6007,40013,000Edward VII1907-M 405,0343003003103403503603601,4003,5006,200Edward VII1908-M Incl. in above3503804506106907407601,2001,7003,900Edward VII1908-S 538,0003003003103403503604407208401,400Edward VII1908-P 24,6686207901,1001,9002,6005,6006,4007,1007,2007,300Edward VII1909-M 186,9043003003103303503805702,4004,3004,700Edward VII1909-P 44,0223604004706609202,4003,3007,3007,6007,800Edward VII1910-S 474,0003003003103403904204706307501,500George V1911-S 252,0003103203403904204304406301,2002,200George V1911-P 130,3733003103303603803904707801,0001,900George V1912-S 278,0003003003103303503503705205601,000George V1914-S 322,000290300310330340350350400520540George V1915-S 892,000290290290310320340340360390450George V1915-M 125,664300300310340350360380450480580George V1915-P 356,2073003003103303503704105807501,500George V1916-S 448,000290290290310330350350370420440George V1918-P 200-300 known6608501,2002,1002,6002,8003,0008,60012,00021,000  MintagePR60PR61PR62PR63PR64PR65Sydney Filleted Bust1853 4 known      Sydney Wreathed Bust1855 Proof3 Known      Sydney Wreathed Bust1856 Proof or Pattern2 Known      Sydney Wreathed Bust1857 Plain Edge Proof4 Known      Sydney Wreathed Bust1866 Proof2      Young Head1871-S ProofUnknown      Young Head1880-S Beaded Reverse ProofUnknown      Young Head1883-S Crenulated Reverse - ProofUnknown      Young Head1884-M Proof2 Known28,00033,00039,00047,00057,00069,000Young Head1886-M ProofUnknown      Jubilee Head1887-S Normal JEB - Plain Edge ProofUnknown      Jubilee Head1887-S Normal JEB - Milled Edge ProofUnknown      Jubilee Head1887-M Normal JEB - ProofUnknown      12Values are in AUD and are retail price estimations based on past sales of coins certified by PCGS or NGC and as such values only related to such graded coins. 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