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What is the rarest year for half dollars?

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12/31/2006

There were only 3,918 Half Dollars minted in the year 1796 making them, probably, the rarest and most valuable. Average circulated is worth $8,000.00, extra fine is worth $46,000.00. There are no known uncirculated ones.