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1964 HALF DOLLAR

PCGS Nos: 6706, 6800, 86800, 96800

Mintage:

Circulation strikes: 273,304,004
Proofs: 3,950,762

Designer: Obverse by Gilroy Roberts; reverse by Frank Gasparro

Diameter: 31 millimeters

Metal content:
Silver - 90%
Copper - 10%

Weight: 193 grains (12.5 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: None (for Philadelphia, PA)
left of the stem of the olive branch on the reverse

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Varieties:

Notes:
The finest Uncirculated example graded by PCGS is a single MS-68.

The finest Uncirculated SMS example graded by PCGS is a single MS-69.

The finest Proof examples graded by PCGS are 26 PR-70's.

The finest Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 159 PR-69's.

The finest Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 54 PR-69's.

The finest Accented Hair Proof examples graded by PCGS are 35 PR-69's.

The finest Accented Hair Proof Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 22 PR-68's.

The finest Accented Hair Proof Deep Cameo examples graded by PCGS are 7 PR-68's.

Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, April 2003" by The Professional Coin Grading Service

 
 

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