Grading Barber Half Dollars
Below are the typical grading standards for Barber Half Dollars.
G4 Good- Date and legends readable. LIBERTY worn off headband.
VG8 Very Good- Minimum of three letters readable in LIBERTY.
F12 Fine- LIBERTY completely readable but not sharp.
VF20 Very Fine- All letters in LIBERTY evenly plain.
EF40 Extremely Fine- LIBERTY bold, and its ribbon distinct.
AU50 About Uncirculated- Slight trace of wear above forehead, leaf tips, and cheek. Also on the head, tail and wing tips of the eagle.
MS60 Uncirculated- No trace of wear. Light blemishes.
MS63 Select Uncirculated- Some distracting contact marks or blemishes in prime focal areas. Luster may be impaired.
PF63- Reflective surfaces with only a few blemishes in secondary focal places. No major flaws.
Top Tier Certified Barber Half Dollars on eBay
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