FRANKLIN HALF DOLLAR DOUBLED DIES 1948-1956

Revised on September 26, 2016

Copyright 2011 by James Wiles, Used with permission from CONECA.

 

 

1948

1948-D

1949

1949-D

1950

1950-D

1951

1951-D

1951-S

1953

1954

1954-D

1955

1956

 

 

 

 

1948

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-C

Description:

Very light spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-002

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-002 MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1948

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-003

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-003 MDS

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

SEGS

 

1948

DDO-003

Designation:

3-O-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on date

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-264

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die scratches above date LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-007 LDS

Reported by:

Brett Parrish

 

1948

DDO-004

Designation:

4-O-V-CW from K-2

Description:

Strong spread from a light hubbing on LIB of LIBERTY, and IN GOD WE

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-299

DMR-010

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Chad DeLillo

 

1948

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-IV+VIII; FS-50-1948-801

Description:

Strong spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS64

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-004

DMR-004

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1948

DDR-002

Designation:

2-R-II-C

Description:

Light spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, HALF DOLLAR, lower bell, and lower eagle

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-002

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse is MDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-001 MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1948

DDR-003

Designation:

3-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, dots, and UNITED

Grade:

MS63

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-003

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse is MDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-002 MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1948

DDR-004

Designation:

4-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, H of HALF, and dots

Grade:

MS63

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-005

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches Southeast on Left side of Reverse MDS

Die scratches under chin MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1948

DDR-005

Designation:

5-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Light spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM and dots

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-006

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948

DDR-006

Designation:

6-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, dots, and right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-007

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Numerous die scratches on Reverse EMDS

Long circular die scratch behind head EMDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LMDS

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948

DDR-007

Designation:

7-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, dots

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-264

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Numerous die scratches on Reverse LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-003 LDS

Reported by:

Brett Parrish

 

1948

DDR-008

Designation:

8-R-II-C

Description:

Medium spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and HALF DOLLAR with light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

AU58

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-286

DMR-009

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-C+VIII

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST with light Southeast spread on date

Grade:

MS64

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-009

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-001 LDS

Reported by:

Ward Miller

 

1948-D

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-II-C+VIII

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST with medium spread Southeast on date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-010

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-002 LDS

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1948-D

DDO-003

Designation:

3-O-II-C+VIII; FS-50-1948D-801

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST with medium spread Southeast on date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-011

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-003 LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDO-004

Designation:

4-O-VIII

Description:

Light spread Southeast on date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-255

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-004 LDS

Stage D:

Die crack across lower front of bust VLDS

Reverse is VLDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDO-005

Designation:

5-O-II-C+VIII

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST with medium spread Southeast on date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-291

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Small die gouge Southwest of lower R of LIBERTY EMDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-005 EMDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Charles Chatham

 

1948-D

DDO-006

Designation:

6-O-II-C+VIII

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST with medium spread Southeast on date

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-298

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-006 LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and Right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-009

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-001 LDS

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1948-D

DDR-002

Designation:

2-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and Right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-010

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-002 LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDR-003

Designation:

3-R-IV+VIII; FS-50-1948D-801

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and Right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-011

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-003 LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDR-004

Designation:

4-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and Right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-255

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-004 LDS

Stage D:

Reverse is VLDS

Die crack across lower front of bust VLDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1948-D

DDR-005

Designation:

5-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and Right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-291

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse is EMDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-005 EMDS

Small die gouge Southwest of lower R of LIBERTY

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Charles Chatham

 

1948-D

DDR-006

Designation:

6-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread Northwest on E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED, HALF DOLLAR, dots, and Right of bell clapper

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-298

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-006 LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1949

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY, date, and IN GOD

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-014

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1949

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-II-C (3)

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY with double on IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

Need specimen for study

UVC-015

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1949

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-016

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die clash through B of PLURIBUS MDS

Die scratches Southeast from eye MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Brett Parrish

 

1949-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

Need specimen for study

UVC-018

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1949-D

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-II-C

Description:

Medium spread on HALF DOLLAR and light on E PLURIBUS UNUM and AMERICA

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-019

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1950

DDO-001

Designation:

PR-1-O-II-C (5); incorrectly cross referenced as FS-801.

Description:

Strong spread on date and LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-027

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1950

DDO-002

Designation:

PR-2-O-II-C+VI

Description:

Light spread and extra thickness on date, LIBERTY, and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR64

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-028

DMR-004

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-001 EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Fivaz

 

1950

DDO-003

Designation:

PR-3-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on date

Grade:

PR63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-029

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Obverse is LDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-003 LDS

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1950

DDO-004

Designation:

PR-4-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY, date, and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR64

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-030

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1950

DDO-005

Designation:

PR-5-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on date

Grade:

PR64

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-031

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1950

DDO-006

Designation:

PR-6-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on date and very light spread on TRUST with split on Right leg of R of LIBERTY

Grade:

PR64

Population:

2, 1

Markers:

UVC-032

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Rectangular die gouge on lapel under 1 of date MDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-004 MDS

UVC-033

DMR-009

Stage C:

Die scratches on bridge of nose LMDS

Reverse die changed MDS

Stage D:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Lee Hiemke

 

1950

DDO-007

Designation:

PR-7-O-II-C+VI

Description:

Light spread and extra thickness on LIBERTY, IN GOD, and 50 of date

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-79

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Curved die gouge in hair between BE of LIBERTY LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Douglas McIndoe

 

1950

DDO-008

Designation:

PR-8-O-II-C (4); FS-50-1950-101

Description:

Strong spread on date and LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-288

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Long die scratch across upper hair MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Fivaz

 

1950

DDR-001

Designation:

PR-1-R-I-CW+VI

Description:

Strong spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left side of bell yoke, and bottom of eagle, with extra thickness on most lettering. The first hubbing was weak creating only the central design elements.

Grade:

PR64

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-028

DMR-004

Stage A:

Reverse is EDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-002 EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Fivaz

 

1950

DDR-002

Designation:

PR-2-R-II-C+VI

Description:

Extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM, dots, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and light on HALF DOLLAR

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-034

DMR-010

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1950

DDR-003

Designation:

PR-3-R-II-C

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA mostly as strong notches

Grade:

PR63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-029

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-003 LDS

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1950

DDR-004

Designation:

PR-4-R-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

PR64

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-032

DMR-008

Stage A:

Reverse is EMDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-006 MDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Lee Hiemke

 

1950-D

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left eagle wings and tail feathers

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-036

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Strong die gouge under AR of DOLLAR MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Bill Fivaz

 

1950-D

DDR-002

Designation:

2-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left eagle wings, and tail feathers

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-037

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1950-D

DDR-003

Designation:

3-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and light on Left eagle wings

Grade:

MS63

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-038

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratch East through C of AMERICA MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1950-D

DDR-004

Designation:

4-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and medium on eagle wings and bell clapper

Grade:

AU55

Population:

1

Markers:

Reverse is LISTED as RPM-002

UVC-272

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die gouge Southwest from top of bell clapper MDS

Die scratch Southeast from M of UNUM to bell

Die scratch under E of LIBERTY MDS

Die gouge in upper back of hair

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Tony Russo

 

1951

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on IN GOD, designer's initials, and LIBERTY, with some notches on lower letters of LIBERTY

Grade:

MS63

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-042

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die dent between diagonal and Right vertical bars of N of IN LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1951

DDR-001

Designation:

PR-1-R-V-CW (3) from K-6

Description:

Medium spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA decreasing Left to Right

Grade:

PR66

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-043

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratch across upper Left bell hanger MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse is LDS

Reported by:

Joe Miller

 

1951

DDR-002

Designation:

PR-2-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Strong spread on eagle, lower bell, and bell inscription

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-044

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1951

DDR-003

Designation:

3-R-VIII

Description:

Doubling evident strong on eagle, bell striker, and lower bell

Grade:

MS64 FBL

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-045

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1951

DDR-004

Designation:

PR-4-R-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

PR63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-046

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1951

DDR-005

Designation:

5-R-VIII

Description:

Strong spread South on lower eagle and bell

Grade:

MS64 FBL

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-260

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse is MDS

Light curved die scratch from top of the first 1 of date MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Stage D:

Die crack down Right side of bell striker through D of DOLLAR to rim VLDS

Obverse is VLDS

Reported by:

Jason Poe

 

1951

DDR-006

Designation:

6-R-VIII

Description:

Strong spread South on lower eagle, lower bell lines, and striker

Grade:

MS64

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-269

DMR-009

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratch East from lower striker MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Brett Parrish

 

1951

DDR-007

Designation:

7-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on all lettering, upper bell hanger, lower bell, and eagle

Grade:

AU55

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-274

DMR-010

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1951

DDR-008

Designation:

8-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread South on lower eagle, lower bell lines, and striker

Grade:

MS65

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-275

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Arching die scratch over bell hanger LMDS

Die gouge dot behind eyelid LMDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1951

DDR-009

Designation:

9-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread South on lower eagle, lower bell edge, striker, and Left bell hanger

Grade:

MS65 FBL

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-276

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

Strong die crack across front of bust to U of TRUST LDS

Die scratch Northeast from upper R of PLURIBUS LDS

Stage D:

Longer and stronger die crack on bust VLDS

Die scratch on Reverse worn away VLDS

Reported by:

Tony Russo

 

1951

DDR-010

Designation:

PR-10-R-IV+VIII; FS-50-1951-801

Description:

Medium spread on lower bell, bell lettering, bell hanger and bands and eagle

Grade:

PR65

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-0280

DMR-013

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Die gouges on head under E of LIBERTY LDS

Reported by:

Tony Russo

 

1951

DDR-011

Designation:

11-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on lower bell and striker

Grade:

MS64

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-0284

DMR-014

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die scratches on lower Right bell LDS

Obverse is LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1951

DDR-012

Designation:

12-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Medium spread on lower bell and striker

Grade:

MS65

Population:

6

Markers:

UVC-0287

DMR-015

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse is LDS

Die gouge dot on rear jaw line LDS

Stage D:

Reverse and Obverse are VLDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1951-D

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-II-C

Description:

Medium spread on HALF DOLLAR and light on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

Population:

Markers:

Need specimen for study

UVC-048

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1951-S

DDR-001

Designation:

1-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and Left eagle wing

Grade:

MS65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-050

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Stephen Schmidt

 

1951-S

DDR-002

Designation:

2-R-VIII; FS-50-1951S-801 (11.5)

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left eagle wing, and tail feathers

Grade:

MS64

Population:

2

Markers:

Mintmark is higher than DDR-001

UVC-051

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Stage D:

Die scratches North-South on Reverse and Obverse VLDS

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1951-S

DDR-003

Designation:

3-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left eagle wing, and tail feathers

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

Split lower serif RPM

UVC-052

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Light circular die scratches through E PLURIBUS UNUM LDS

Obverse is LDS

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1951-S

DDR-004

Designation:

4-R-VIII

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and Left eagle wing

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

Mintmark is lower than DDR-003

Split lower serif RPM

UVC-053

DMR-005

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ward Miller

 

1951-S

DDR-005

Designation:

5-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left eagle wing, and tail feathers

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-059

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die scratch North from B of PLURIBUS to bell hanger LDS

Obverse is LDS

Reported by:

Harry Garrison's Colonial Valley Coins

 

1951-S

DDR-006

Designation:

6-R-VIII

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, Left eagle wing, and bell hanger

Grade:

MS63

Population:

2

Markers:

Split lower serif RPM

UVC-060

DMR-012

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Harry Garrison's Colonial Valley Coins

 

1951-S

DDR-007

Designation:

7-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread on Left eagle wing, and bell hanger with light notches on UNUM

Grade:

MS65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-278

DMR-014

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are LMDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Douglas McIndoe

 

1951-S

DDR-008

Designation:

8-R-VIII

Description:

Medium spread on lower bell and striker

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-285

DMR-015

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1951-S

DDR-009

Designation:

9-R-IV+VIII

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM and Left eagle wing

Grade:

AU58

Population:

1

Markers:

Split lower serif RPM

UVC-296

DMR-016

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Chris Welch

 

1953

MDO-001

Designation:

MD-PR-1-O-II-C+VI

Description:

Very light spread on GOD, with extra thickness on IN, designer's initials, and LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

Strength of doubling will vary depending upon hub and die state

UVC-069

DMR-002

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1954

DDO-001

Designation:

PR-1-O-II-C+VI (3); FS-50-1954-101

Description:

Medium spread and extra thickness on LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST and 954 of date

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-252

DMR-003

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1954-D

DDO-001

Designation:

1-O-II-C+VI

Description:

Light spread and extra thickness on LIBERTY and IN GOD

Grade:

MS63

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-077

DMR-002

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Charles Bondurant

 

1955

MDO-001

Designation:

MD-1-O-II-C (PR)

Description:

Light spread on WE TRUST and date

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

Strength of doubling will vary depending upon hub and die state

UVC-082

DMR-002

Reported by:

Delma K. Romines

 

1955

DDO-001

Designation:

PR-1-O-II-C+V-CCW from K-2

Description:

Strong spread on LIBER of LIBERTY, with light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST, date and light rotation on IN

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-083

DMR-003

Stage A:

Obverse and Reverse are EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1955

DDO-002

Designation:

PR-2-O-II-C

Description:

Medium spread on LIBERTY, date, and TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-084

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Dave Biglow

 

1955

DDO-003

Designation:

PR-3-O-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on LIBERTY, with light extra thickness on date and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-279

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Several small die gouges on upper vest MDS

Reverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1955

DDO-004

Designation:

PR-4-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, and date

Grade:

PR65

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-289

DMR-009

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Numerous fine die scratches on Bell EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Brooks Childs

 

1955

DDR-001

Designation:

PR-1-R-VI

Description:

Light extra thickness on E PLURIBUS UNUM and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-085

DMR-005

Stage A:

Reverse is EDS

Numerous light die scratches East-West on coat EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1955

DDR-002

Designation:

PR-2-R-II-E+VI

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, with strong notched corners on most outer lettering and extra thickness on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-086

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Unknown

 

1955

DDR-003

Designation:

PR-3-R-II-E (3)

Description:

 

Light spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and upper bell hanger

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3

Markers:

UVC-253

DMR-007

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse is MDS

Several die scratches East-West on coat MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDO-001

Designation:

PR-1-O-II-C

Description:

Strong spread on date, IN GOD WE TRUST, and LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-090

DMR-004

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Reverse is RDV-002 MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1956

DDO-002

Designation:

2-O-VI

Description:

Extra thickness on LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, and date

Grade:

MS64

Population:

9

Markers:

UVC-091

 

 

DMR-005

 

 

Stage A:

Circular die scratch from back of head EDS

Circular die scratch under Y of LIBERTY

Reverse is RDV-001 MDS

Numerous die scratches on Reverse

Stage B:

Die chip above, in upper, and in lower E of LIBERTY MDS

Obverse die scratches weak

Reverse die scratches weak LDS

Stage C:

Die crack along lower front of bust LMDS

Strong die scratch parallel to nose

Numerous new die scratches on Obverse

Numerous new die scratches on Reverse LDS

Stage D:

Die crack along lower bust line LDS

Obverse die scratches weak

Reverse die scratches weak VLDS

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1956

DDO-003

Designation:

PR-3-O-II-C+VI; FS-50-1956-101

Description:

Medium spread on 56 of date and TRUST with strong extra thickness on LIBERTY

Grade:

PR66

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-092

DMR-006

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die chip on upper leg of 6 of date MDS

Reverse is RDV-002 MDS

Stage C:

Die chip off back of 9 of date LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1956

DDO-004

Designation:

PR-4-O-II-C+VI

Description:

Medium spread on last T of TRUST and L of LIBERTY with extra thickness on remainder of LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

2

Markers:

UVC-093

DMR-007

Stage A:

Numerous die scratches on upper hair ED

Reverse is RDV-002 EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDO-005

Designation:

PR-5-O-VI

Description:

Strong extra thickness on LIBERTY and date, with extra thickness on TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-097

DMR-011

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches on date, IN GOD, and BER of LIBERTY MDS

Reverse is RDV-002 MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1956

DDO-006

Designation:

PR-6-O-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on LIBERTY

Grade:

PR67

Population:

5

Markers:

UVC-098

DMR-012

Stage A:

Obverse is EDS

Reverse is RDV-002 EDS

Stage B:

Obverse and Reverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDO-007

Designation:

PR-7-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on LIBERTY and IN GOD WE TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3, 7

Markers:

UVC-261

DMR-024

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die scratches across upper hair EMDS

Reverse is RDV-002 EMDS

UVC-099

DMR-013

Stage C:

Obverse is LMDS

Reverse die changed LMDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-008

Reverse is RDV-002

Die chip between PL of PLURIBUS

Stage D:

Obverse and Reverse are LDS

Reported by:

ANACS, Timothy Wissert

 

1956

DDO-008

Designation:

PR-8-O-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3, 1

Markers:

UVC-100

DMR-014

Stage A:

Die gouge on vertical bar of D of GOD EDS

Reverse is LISTED as DDR-004 EDS
Reverse is RDV-002

Light die scratches East-West on bell hanger

Stage B:

Obverse is MDS

Die break between IB of PLURIBUS MDS

UVC-101

DMR-015

Stage C:

Obverse is LMDS

Reverse die changed MDS

Reverse is RDV-002

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDO-009

Designation:

PR-9-O-VI

Description:

Strong extra thickness on LIBERTY and date, with extra thickness on TRUST

Grade:

PR65

Population:

4

Markers:

UVC-0102

DMR-016

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die gouge on inner loop tip of 9 of date MDS

Die gouge on upper loop tip of 5 of date

Reverse is RDV-002 MDS

Stage C:

Die break above E of LIBERTY LDS

Reverse is LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDO-010

Designation:

PR-10-O-II-C

Description:

Light spread on date, IN GOD WE TRUST, and LIBERTY

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

UVC-250

DMR-023

Stage A:

Die gouges on 6 of date EDS

Die chip on back of 9 of date

Reverse is RDV-002 EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Dennis Mize

 

1956

DDR-001

Designation:

PR-1-R-II-C+VI; FS-50-1956-801

Description:

Strong extra thickness on all lettering around rim with separation on bell hanger, eagle, and E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

PR69

Population:

6

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-094

DMR-008

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1956

DDR-002

Designation:

PR-2-R-II-C (3); FS-50-1956-802

Description:

Strong spread on HALF DOLLAR and AMERICA, with triple spread on lower eagle and last A of AMERICA, and with light spread on STATES OF, E PLURIBUS UNUM and upper eagle

Grade:

PR65

Population:

6

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-095

DMR-009

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Ed Raser

 

1956

DDR-003

Designation:

PR-3-R-II-C

Description:

Light spread on UNITED and E PLURIBUS UNUM, with very light on STATES

Grade:

PR65

Population:

2

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-096

 

DMR-010

 

Stage A:

Large upside down U die scratch on Left central bell hanger EDS

Obverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Hugh T. Campbell

 

1956

DDR-004

Designation:

PR-4-R-VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness E PLURIBUS UNUM, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, and HALF DOLLAR

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3, 1

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-100

DMR-014

Stage A:

Light die scratches East-West on bell hanger EDS

Obverse is DDO-008 EDS

Die gouge on vertical bar of D of GOD

Stage B:

Die break between IB of PLURIBUS MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDR-005

Designation:

PR-5-R-II-C+VI

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM with light spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and extra thickness on HALF DOLLAR

Grade:

PR65

Population:

11

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-103

DMR-017

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Small die gouge on rim above E of AMERICA MDS

Small die gouge on upper Right curve of D of GOD MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDR-006

Designation:

PR-6-R-II-E+VI

Description:

Medium spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM with extra thickness on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Grade:

PR66

Population:

3

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-104

DMR-018

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

Die break between upper IB of PLURIBUS MDS

Obverse is MDS

Stage C:

Die break between extends to lower IB of PLURIBUS LDS

Obverse is LDS

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1956

DDR-007

Designation:

PR-7-R-II-C

Description:

Medium spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA with light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM

Grade:

PR65

Population:

2

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-105

DMR-019

Stage A:

Reverse and Obverse are EDS

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDR-008

Designation:

PR-8-R-II-C+VI

Description:

Medium extra thickness on rim lettering, PL of PLURIBUS, UN of UNUM, and eagle

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3,7

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-265

DMR-025

Stage A:

Vertical die gouge in front of date on bell EDS

Obverse is EDS

Stage B:

Reverse and Obverse are MDS

UVC-099

DMR-013

Stage C:

Die chip between PL of PLURIBUS LMDS

Obverse die changed LMDS

Obverse is LISTED as DDO-007

Stage D:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

Timothy Wissert

 

1956

DDR-009

Designation:

PR-9-R-II-E

Description:

Medium spread on eagle and AMERICA with light spread on DOLLAR

Grade:

PR65

Population:

3

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-106

DMR-020

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Reverse and Obverse are LDS

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDR-010

Designation:

PR-10-R-VI

Description:

Strong extra thickness on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, HALF DOLLAR, E PLURIBUS UNUM, and eagle

Grade:

PR65

Population:

1

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-107

DMR-021

Stage A:

Die scratches on lower Right bell EDS

Obverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

Dennis Mize

 

1956

DDR-011

Designation:

PR-11-R-II-C

Description:

Light spread on UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM, and eagle

Grade:

PR68

Population:

4

Markers:

RDV-002

UVC-249

DMR-022

Stage A:

Light die scratches on central bell hanger EDS

Obverse is EDS

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

LDS (unconfirmed)

Reported by:

James Wiles

 

1956

DDR-012

Designation:

PR-12-R-II-C

Description:

Light spread on E PLURIBUS UNUM, HALF DOLLAR, and eagle

Grade:

PR67

Population:

5

Markers:

RDV-001

UVC-277

DMR-026

Stage A:

EDS (unconfirmed)

Stage B:

MDS (unconfirmed)

Stage C:

Die gouge on upper Right bell hanger LDS

Die gouge on lower Left bell lines

Obverse is LDS

Reported by:

Tony Russo