Grading Franklin Half Dollars
Below are the typical grading standards for Franklin Half Dollars.
VF20 Very Fine:At least half of the lower and upper incused lines on the rim of the bell must show.
EF40 Extremely Fine:Wear spots appear at top of end curls and hair back of ears. On reverse, Liberty Bell will show wear at top and on lettering.
MS63 Select Uncirculated:Some distracting contact marks or blemishes in prime focal areas. Luster may be impaired.
MS65 Choice Uncirculated:Only light scattered contact marks that are not distracting. Strong luster, good eye appeal.
PF65 Choice Brilliant:Surfaces with no noticeable blemishes or flaws. May have a few scattered barely noticeable marks or hairlines.
Top Tier Certified Franklin Half Dollars on eBay
Click on any of the boxes to see much larger images and prices. These are all top tier certified Franklin Half Dollars that you can use for comparing to your coins. Only PCGS, NGC, ANACS, ICG, NCS, CCCS, and ICCS.