Subscribe or log in for full access to pricing information.

1925 Half Dollar Fort Vancouver

1925 Half Dollar Fort Vancouver

Image Gallery
Subscribe or log in for full access to pricing information.

Greysheet Catalog Details (GSID: 10386)

The 1925 Half dollar is part of a series of Classic Commemorative coins struck from 1893-1954. The specific variety is Fort Vancouver. Struck in Philadelphia and designated as a Proof (PR) strike, this coin is made of 90% silver; 10% copper from a mintage of 2-3 Known struck.
The 1925 Vancouver half dollar commemorates the 100th anniversary of the founding of Fort Vancouver in Washington state. The coin was designed by Laura Gardin Fraser and showcases on its obverse a side portrait of John McLoughlin, who built Fort Vancouver on the Columbia River in 1825. The reverse shows a buckskin-clad settler handling a musket, with Fort Vancouver and a mountainous scene anchoring the background. The coin was sold for $1 each.

The coin sold nearly 15,000 pieces -- a relatively strong showing for a coin of rather regional interest. Many are known in circulated grades, but the majority of pieces encountered in the marketplace are in uncirculated grades ranging from MS63 to MS66. Examples grading MS67 or higher are quite scarce.

Catalog Details    Dealers Only

Catalog Detail

GSID: 10386
Coin Date: 1925
Denomination: 50c / Half dollar
Designation: PR
Mint Mark: P
Mint Location: Philadelphia
Mintage: 2-3 Known
Coinage Type: Classic Commemorative
Coinage Years: 1893-1954
Composition: 90% silver; 10% copper
Variety: Fort Vancouver
Strike Type: Proof
Diameter: 30.6 mm
Fineness: 0.9
Weight: 12.5 gr
Coin Shape: Round
Designer: Laura Gardin Fraser
PCGS #: 9400

Visit these great CDN Sponsors

CDN Sponsors

Greysheet & CPG® PRICE GUIDE

Related Stories (powered by Greysheet News)

View all news

About CDN Prices

All CDN prices are based on proprietary market knowledge and technology developed by CDN Publishing, LLC.

CPG® prices represent retail levels. Collectors should refer to CPG values as a starting place for their negotiations, or auction bid reference.

Greysheet/Greensheet prices are wholesale market levels for collectible coins/paper money intended to indicate what a dealer, or wholesale, buyer would pay for the described item in the specified grade. Greysheet/Greensheet represent "sight-seen" values based on a buyer's in-hand review. The actual value can be more or less than this depending on factors including eye appeal and market timing.

Bluesheet (NGC & PCGS) prices represent the highest sight-unseen offers to buy on dealer networks like CDN Exchange. In many cases, there are no active sight-unseen buy offers, so CDN looks to the recent lowest market values for such an item. For this reason, Bluesheet values typically represent the floor of the market for the specified item. CDN only tracks Bluesheet on certain items.

CAC prices are for U.S. coins that meet the standards of the Certified Acceptance Corporation. You can learn more about CAC on their web site.

Price movement is indicated for price changes in the last 30 days.

The prices listed in our database are intended to be used as an indication only. Users are strongly encouraged to seek multiple sources of pricing before making a final determination of value. CDN Publishing is not responsible for typographical or database-related errors. Your use of this site indicates full acceptance of these terms.