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1942 Silver Walking Liberty Half Dollar NGC MS65 Brown Label

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Why purchase this 1942 Silver Walking Liberty Half Dollar coin?

The U.S. Mint introduced the Walking Liberty Half Dollar in 1916. The series was produced through 1947, featuring a patriotic and uplifting rendition of Lady Liberty reaching for the future. The artist credited with the magnificent design is Adolph A. Weinman, the sculptor who also created imagery for the 1916 Mercury Dime.

  • This 1942 Walking Liberty Half Dollar was struck at the Mint's Philadelphia branch (no Mint mark).
  • The coin is crafted from 0.3617 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver with a diameter measurement of 30.60 mm.
  • Final mintage is reported to be 47,818,000 pieces.

Gorgeous Patriotically Themed Designs

Obverse: Lady Liberty is depicted as a young woman on the obverse, gracefully walking with her right arm extended forward, as the sun rises in the distance. She is wrapped in a billowing American flag and cradling a spectacular arrangement of oak and laurel branches, symbols of strength and triumph. Inscribed "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" and "1942."

Reverse: An eagle, the national bird of the United States, is featured on the reverse. The creature is posed standing near the edge of a cliff beside a mountain pine sapling, with its wings raised in readiness for flight. Inscriptions include "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "HALF DOLLAR."

Impressive Mint State 65

This 1942 Walking Liberty Half Dollar has been reviewed by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and determined to be in beautiful Mint State 65 condition. Expect the coin to possess a gorgeous, high quality original Mint luster and an exceptional strike, with stunning eye appeal. The coin is presented in a protective holder accompanied by the NGC's traditional brown style certification label.

This superbly graded 1942 Walking Liberty Half Dollar from the Philadelphia Mint will look fantastic in your collection!



This 1942 Silver Walking Liberty Half Dollar NGC MS65 Brown Label is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.

Year of Issue:1942
Mint:U.S. Mint
Branch:Philadelphia
Grading Service:NGC
Grade:MS65
Label/Signature:Brown Label
Composition:Silver
Purity:0.9
Weight in Grams:11.250 g
Weight in Ounces:0.3617 oz
Diameter:30.6 mm
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:0.50
Mintage:47,818,000
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