Walking Liberty Halves

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There are 43 Coins for Sale. New coin(s) added on March 26, 2017

Photo Date Grade TPG GFRC Rating Price Description Buy
Walking Liberty 50C 1840 1840
PF67 PCGS
14294137
Gem $825 New March 19! Intense Watery Mirrors, Hammered Strike, Faint Milky Tone, Accurately Graded, Saco River Collection. Lovely example of 20th century proof strike. This 1840 Walking Liberty half offers intense watery fields with a thin coating of milky patina. 10x loupe inspection reveals micro metal flow lines into the rims that is typical of Mercury dime and Walker half proofs. Strike is hammered with complete device details. Accurately graded is old blue label PCGS holder. A nice 20th century offering from the Saco River Collection.
Walking Liberty 50C 1921D 1921-D
F15
PCGS
10918455
Choice HOLD
$825
New March 23! Key Date, Choice Original, Dirty Gray Patina, Well Struck, Accurately Graded. The key date of the series in lower circulated grades. This lovely 1921 Denver strikes screams originalty with dirty gray surfaces and nothing but honest wear. Original strike was well executed based on the residual vertical gown lines that remain evident. Surfaces are entirely blemish free. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder. CAC approval is warranted due to accurate grading and perfectly original surfaces.
Walking Liberty 50C 1921S 1921-S
F12 PCGS
33105122
Choice HOLD
$265
New February 11! Choice Original, Lovely Darker Gray Patina, Blemish Free, Accurately Graded. The key date to the Walking Liberty series in EF40 or better and still most challenging in lower circulated grades. This Fine 12 example is accurately graded and offers strictly original surfaces with medium gray patina. There are no blemishes to note. Housed in 2015 style PCGS holder. A better variety offering from the West Texas Collection.
Walking Liberty 50C 1934 1934
MS65 PCGS
Gem $295 Gem Original, Satiny Rose Patina, Accurately Graded. Struck from well eroded dies resulting in considerable metal stress lines and soft satiny luster under light rose patina. Strike is complete with rounded thumb and all vertical gown lines being visible. Accurately graded. Housed in 2014 generation PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1934D 1934-D
MS65 PCGS
Gem $1125 Gem Original, Light Toning, Washington State Collection. A well struck specimen with all vertical gown lines defined along with being obviously original. Surfaces offer bold luster consistent with the assigned MS65 grade along with light golden patina that provides some distinctive character. An above average example that is housed in 2013 generation PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1936 1936
MS64 NGC Fatty
175998018
Choice $95 New March 12! Choice Original, Creamy Luster, Light Gold Mottled Rim Toning, Accurately Graded, Vicksburg Collection. Creamy cartwheel luster is immediately noted when viewing this lovely 1936 Walker. Surfaces are blemish free with mottled golden toning at the rims with darker shades on the reverse. Strike is 95% complete with only a few incomplete vertical gown lines on upper thigh holding this lovely example from a complete strike. Housed in old NGC Fatty holder and off the market since 1991. A quality offering from the Vicksburg Collection.
Walking Liberty 50C 1936S 1936-S
MS65 PCGS
13679325
Gem $900 Gem Original, Lustrous Gold Toning, Washington State Collection. A lovely San Francisco struck example with bold luster and faint golden patina that was well captured by GFRC photography. Bright light inspection is a real pleasure due to the reflective surfaces that are completely blemish free. Housed in older PCGS holder with blue label and standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1936S 1936-S
MS65
PCGS
26276593
Gem $795 Gem Original, Light Rose Patina, Well Struck, Colorado Collection. I really like the light rose patina on this lovely 1936 San Francisco struck Walker. This piece screams originality rather than offering bold luster after being dipped. Strike is typical with a few vertical gown lines not fully formed. Surfaces are fully blemish free. CAC approval is warranted as this piece is just so original. Housed in 2013 generation holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1938 1938
MS65 PCGS OGH
07069122
Gem $360 Gem Original, Eye Appeal, Well Struck, Colorado Collection. Wow, what a great offering if I might say! I really like this 1938 Philadelpha strike for several reasons. First is the bold satiny luster that is better than the MS65 assigned grade. Then there is a full strike on the obverse with well defined ear, rounded thumb and all vertical gown lines defined. Close examination shows some faint gold toning also. Housed in PCGS old green holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1939 1939
MS63 PCGS Rattler
1097640
Gem HOLD
$85
New March 3! Undergraded, Fully Struck, Frosty Cartwheel Luster, No Question Gem. Hammered strike with complete head, right hand and thumb and all vertical gown lines deeply impressed. Luster is consistent with a higher grade. Clearly undergraded. Housed in first generation PCGS rattler holder. Believe me, this one does rattle…..
Walking Liberty 50C 1940 1940
MS65 ANACS OWH
855986
Gem $140 New March 26! Gem Original, Frosty Cartwheel Luster, Light Gold Patina, Old Time Grading, Osprey Collection. Don't I enjoy adding Walking Liberty halves to the GFRC price list when conservatively graded in ANACS old white holders. This lovely 1840 Philadelphia strike is a no question gem. Frosty cartwheel luster is so vibrant while strike is full. Light golden patina provides eye appeal that is heads and shoulders above blast white dipped examples. A gem offering from the Osprey Collection that is worth special consideration.
Walking Liberty 50C 1940S 1940-S
MS65 ANACS OWH
466876
Gem $360 Gem Original, Old Satiny Toning. This a wonderfully toned piece that will please even the most selective collectors. Satiny pastel light rose and blue covers both obverse and reverse. The toning is fully transparent and floats on the surfaces. Head details are complete. This one is so pleasing to the eyes.
Walking Liberty 50C 1941 1941
MS63 NGC Fatty
126655004
Choice $65 Choice Original, Bold Luster, Light Rose, Undergraded. This lovely Walker is under graded at the NGC assigned MS63 grade. Housed in early NGC holder with embossed golden Numismatic Guaranty Corporation of America on the reverse. This piece is perfectly original with lovely rose patina. Strike is full too!
Walking Liberty 50C 1941 1941
MS66 PCGS
32459000
Gem $215 Gem Original, Satiny Luster, Attractive Rose/Gold Patina. An attractive example with old time album toning. Luster has a satiny texture since being struck from eroded dies. This is a perfectly original example worthy of an advanced collection. Who wants to collect blast white Walkers when careful searching can produce examples with beautiful original toning. Housed in 2014 generation PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1941 1941
MS66 ANACS OWH
447217
Gem $275 Gem Original, Bold Luster and Strike, Rim Toning. I really like this 1941 Philadelpha walker as it offers the best of all worlds....first the strike is complete with full head and all vertical gown lines being present. Second is the booming luster since this piece was struck from die with considerable erosion results in metal flow lines on the coin. And finally, the eye appeal with the pretty ebony/gold rim toning. Housed in early ANACS old white holder. Please pay special attention to this example.
Walking Liberty 50C 1941 1941
MS65 ANACS OWH
855987
Gem $140 New March 26! Gem Original, Frosty Cartwheel Luster, Light Gold at Rims, Old Time Grading, Osprey Collection. A gorgeous 1941 Philadelphia half with natural surfaces that provides bold frosty cartwheel luster. The intense luster and old time coloring screams originality. Housed in ANACS old white holder and yet another super offering from the Osprey Collection.
Walking Liberty 50C 1941 1941
MS66 PCGS OGH
3180121
Gem HOLD
$175
New March 7! Superb Gem, Hammered Strike, Bold Frosty Cartwheel Luster, Conservative Grading. Housed in PCGS old green holder. A superb gem with hammered strikes and brilliant luster.
Walking Liberty 50C 1941S 1941-S
MS64 ANACS OWH
828141
Choice $210 Choice Original, Satiny Luster. A lovely San Francisco struck Walking Liberty half dollar that is housed in early generation ANACS holder. Surfaces offer a faint rose/violet patina.
Walking Liberty 50C 1942 1942
MS64 NGC
4000903001
Choice $70 Choice Original, Satiny Luster, Florida Collection. Soft satiny luster is the highlight of this strictly original 1942 Philadelphia walker. The surfaces offer a faint goldend glow under bright light and is also captured by GFRC photography. Strike is average and struck from eroded dies.
Walking Liberty 50C 1942 1942
MS64 PCGS
33450699
Choice $135 New February 2! Attractive Golden Toning, Complete Strike and Head, Accurately Graded, Saco River Collection. When I first picked up this 1942 Walker, the hammered strike immediately jumped out at me. This offering has a complete head with ear hole behind the full curls, completely defined right thumb and all vertical gown lines being completely distinct. One could not ask for a better strike. Surfaces are covered with semi transparent gold patina and emit satiny luster under a bright light. Definitely an out of the ordinary piece as compared to the hundreds of partially struck blast white examples on the market. At GFRC, original toning is paramount. Housed in 2015 style PCGS holder. A top quality offering from the Saco River Collection.
Walking Liberty 50C 1942 1942
MS64 PCGS
81787457
Choice $68 New March 23! Hammered Strike, Brilliant Cartwheel Luster, Accurately Graded. A common date but overall eye appeal and strike is consistent with that of a higher mint state grade. Strike is hammered with deeply impressed vertical gown lines and right thumb. Brilliant luster is consistent with MS65 grade level specimens. The grading is technically accurate due to several bag marks in the central right field. Housed in 2015 style PCGS holder. Much eye appeal for the asking price. Hand picked out of a large lot.
Walking Liberty 50C 1942 1942
MS65
NGC
135977003
Gem HOLD
$260
New March 19! Frosty Luster, Gem Original, Strong Strike, Saco River Collection. Gold CAC approved coins are always in demand when fairly priced. This lovely 1942 half dollar dates back to the NGC Fatty holder generation and is obviously undergraded against today's standard. The old time original frosty surfaces are so apparent. From nice offering from the Saco River Collection. The CAC Gold insert is included with purchase.
Walking Liberty 50C 1942S 1942-S
MS64 ANACS OWH
153006
Choice $115 Choice Original, Cartwheel Luster. A lustrous example that is strictly original and not previously dipped. Strike is typical with one obverse blemish in the right field that holds the grade to MS64. Housed in early ANACS white holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1944 1944
MS65  NGC
3372871037
Gem $110 Gem Original, Satiny Luster, Florida Collection. A satiny gem with lots of bold cartwheel luster. Off the market for years in the Florida Collection and worthy of attention. Strike is complete and surfaces are fully blemish free. Housed in NGC holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1944 1944
MS64 PCGS
31913381
Choice $60 New March 23! Fully Struck, Brilliant Cartwheel Luster, Accurately Graded. Fully struck with all vertical gown lines deeply defined. Brilliant cartwheel luster coupled with some faint milky toning is seen on the obverse while the reverse is pure brilliance. Housed in 2013 generation PCSG holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1944 1944
MS65 PCGS
33090409
Gem $80 Gem Original, Bold Satiny Luster, Washington State Collection. This lovely walker was struck from heavily eroded dies leading to the satiny luster. Strike is just a tad weak with some partial upper gown lines. Fresh from old time roll and housed in new 2015 PCGS holder. No CAC attempt. 0% pricing reduction
Walking Liberty 50C 1944 1944
MS65 PCGS OGH
02650581
Gem $155 Gem Original, Cartwheel Luster, Fully Struck, Colorado Collection. Conservative grading was the rule for this lovely 1944 Philadelphia struck half. Luster is booming and the strike is full with all vertical gown lines defined and nicely round thumb. There are no blemishes to distract the eyes either. Housed in old green PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1944 1944
MS66+ PCGS
33090413
Gem $280 Gem Original, Cartwheel Luster, Fully Struck, Washington State Collection. One immediately notes the bold cartwheel luster emanating from this lovely 1944 Philadelpha half dollar. Strike is full on the head with all vertical gown lines and Liberty's thumb well defined. Fresh from old time roll and housed in new 2015 PCGS holder. No CAC attempt. 30% pricing reduction
Walking Liberty 50C 1945 1945
MS65 PCGS
32678465
Gem $115 Bold Cartwheel Luster, Blast White. One immediately notes the essentially untoned surfaces that radiate considerable cartwheel luster. Strike is nearly full with an outlined thumb and most vertical gown lines present. Housed in new 2015 PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945 1945
MS65 PCGS
32678470
Gem $115 Bold Cartwheel Luster, Blast White. Another 1945 Walking Liberty half dollar with bold cartwheel luster that radiates under bright light. Fully struck with complete thumb and all vertical gown lines. Housed in new 2015 PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945 1945
MS65 PCGS
14484811
Gem $150 Gem Original, Satiny Golden Luster, Florida Collection. A lovely 1945 Walker with uniform gold toning throughout the obverse and on portions of the reverse. Luster is flashy on the reverse while subdued a tad by the obverse toning. Strike is average. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945 1945
MS67 PCGS
25266953
Gem $1025 Superb Gem, Satiny Luster, Full Strike. This is the first MS67 Walking Liberty half handled at GFRC and what a special example as an initial stocking piece. Dies are eroded with considerable metal stress lines and faint orange peel in the fields. These surface conditions bring about a sanity texture to the luster. Then combine the sanity luster with intermixed rose and gold patina and you have a superb gem with gorgeous eye appeal. Many MS67 example will be seen with blast white luster. This piece provides special toning and luster characteristic for securing its MS67 designation. Housed in 2014 generation PCGS holder and ready for inclusion into an advanced collection.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945D 1945-D
MS66 PCGS
22070998
Gem $200 Gem Original, Bold Strike, Rich Luster, Lightly Toned. The first thing noted about this lovely Walker is the faint transparent blue patina under bright light that certifies its originality. This piece also has a near perfect strike with full head and all vertical gowns lines being distinct. Liberty's thumb could be round but is well outlined. Reverse rim has some darker coloring on the right hand side. Housed in older PCGS blue label holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945D 1945-D
MS66 PCGS OGH
06472068
Gem $185 Gem Original, Creamy Bold Luster, Florida Collection. A gem 1945 Denver struck Walking Liberty half dollar with creamy bold luster. This piece is perfect original with no blemishes. There is some weakness in the vertical gown lines. Housed in old green label PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945D 1945-D
MS66 PCGS
05794205
Gem $185 Gem Original, Satiny Luster, Full StrikeFlorida Collection. Some Walking Liberty halves offers stunning cartwheel luster while other examples are more subtle with displaying their high grade quality. This example is accurately graded as MS66 but offers crisp satiny luster that is attractive and allows the eyes to see every minute device detail without a loupe. Strike is essentially complete. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1945S 1945-S
MS66 NGC
3274051008
Gem $385 Gem Original, Satiny Luster, Light Violet Toning, Florida Collection. The 1945 San Francisco strikes are considered a better date in higher mint state grades. This lovely MS66 example is accurately graded and provides softer luster along with crisp devices. The obverse is covered with light violet patina that is darker towards the rims. Housed in newer NGC holder with edge view insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1946 1946
MS63
NGC Fatty
128303005
Choice $120 New March 22! Choice Original at Assigned Grade Level, Brilliant Satiny Luster, Undergraded.. Typically conservative grading during NGC Fatty holder generation. Gold CAC approval is warranted. The Gold CAC certificate is attached to the NGC Fatty holder with embossed logo on the reverse.
Walking Liberty 50C 1946D 1946-D
MS65 PCGS
15121254
Gem $115 Gem Original, Soft Satiny Gold Luster, Florida Collection. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1946D 1946-D
MS66 PCGS
19857961
Choice $180 Gem Original, Satiny Luster, Florida Collection. One immediately notices the satiny luster when first examing this glowing Denver struck walker. There is faint gold evidence when swirling the piece under bright light. Strike is average with some vertical gown lines not fully impressed. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1946D 1946-D
MS66 NGC
3968378027
Gem $215 Gem Original, Frosty Cartwheel Luster, Fully Struck. Accurately graded 1946 Denver example with bold frosty luster throughout. Well struck and housed in new NGC holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1946S 1946-S
MS65
PCGS
12938117
Gem HOLD
$145
New March 23! No Question Old Time Gem Original, Golden Obverse Toning, Accurately Graded. I like this lovely 1946 San Francisco strike that a JUST BUY IT NOW recommendation is warranted. This is such a pretty piece with bold strike and old time original golden luster. CAC agreed and assigned a green bean. Housed on older blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert. Perfect for an MS65 level date/mintmark set if strictly originality and eye appeal are high on the requirements list.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947 1947
MS65 PCGS
16772243
Gem $125 Gem Original, Bold Cartwheel Luster, Full Strike, Florida Collection. One immediately notes the bold in hand cartwheel luster on this lovely 1947 walker. Strike is complete and adds to the desireability. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947 1947
MS66
NGC
3312109002
Gem $375 Gem Original, Complete Strike, Accurately Grade. Satiny luster and a strong strike are the primary attributes of this lovely example. Liberty's head and left hand are fully struck along with all vertical gown lines. Satiny luster results from being struck by eroded dies that are covered with metal stress lines. Housed in newer NGC holder and approved by CAC.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947D 1947-D
MS65 PCGS
32678507
Gem $120 Original Surfaces, Frosty White Luster. Essentially a full strike with clearly defined thumb and all vertical gown lines present. The bold frosty luster drives the eye appeal. Housed in new 2015 PCGS reverse hologram holder and fresh to market.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947D 1947-D
MS66 PCGS
30662940
Gem $280 Gem Original, Antique Gray Patina, Bold Luster. After looking at so many dipped white Walkers, it is a pleasure to acquire an example with distinctive character. Both obverse and reverse are covered with in hand antique gray patina over a huge mint luster bloom. The reverse rim toning well frames the eagle. Housed in 2014 generation PCGS holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947D 1947-D
MS66 PCGS
19123300
Choice $325 Gem Original, Pretty Pastel Toning, Florida Collection. The toning on this lovely 1947 Denver strike is rather atypical but so beautiful. This is a strictly original half dollar with soft transparent pastel toning throughout the obverse and across most of the reverse. During bright light viewing, the surfaces radiate a combination of gold, rose and faint aquamarine. Strike is nearly complete with Liberty's thumb defined but not rounded. Housed in old blue label PCGS holder with standard ring insert.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947D 1947-D
MS66   NGC
3225670010
Gem $295 Gem Original, Bold Creamy Luster, Accurately Grade. Dies are heavily eroded resulting in creamy cartwheel luster. Strike is nearly complete with defined thumb and most head details. There are no blemishes on this lovely Denver mint struck example. Housed in new NGC holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947D 1947-D
MS65 ICG
Choice $90 Choice Original, Cartwheel Luster, Florida Collection. The Denver struck 1947 half is accurate graded and offers ample cartwheel luster. Housed in older ICG holder.
Walking Liberty 50C 1947D 1947-D
MS65 ICG
Choice $110 Near Gem Original, Thick Rose Patina, Full Strike, Florida Collection. The 1947 Denver struck Walking Liberty half dollar offers a pleasing combination of thick obverse rose patina and plenty of overall luster. Under bright light, the obverse luster radiates through the toning and is attractive. Strike full with rounded thumb and well defined vertical gown lines. Yes, this one is housed in ICG holder but we can't hold that against this lovely piece.