1941 is not a rare date for Walking Liberty Half Dollars. In average condition its value is determined mostly by the coin's 90% silver content. The price of silver changes every day, so check a newspaper or financial site for the current price, then multiply by 0.36 for a rough retail value. A dealer will pay half to 2/3 of that amount.
If your coin is in better condition, check on the back near the 8:00 position to see if it has a mint mark. Numismedia lists the following approximate retail values as of 02/2011:
No mint mark (Philadelphia):
Almost no wear - $25
Uncirculated - $32 to $5,430 depending on quality
"D" mint mark (Denver):
Almost no wear - $30
Uncirculated - $37 to $940
"S" mint mark (San Francisco):
Almost no wear - $53
Uncirculated - $77 to $18,530Answerfrom 7 to 30 dollars depending on condition and mint mark. 7 dollars in good condition, 7.25 dollars in very good condition, 7.50 dollars in fine condition, 8 dollars in very fine condition, 9 dollars in extremely fine condition, 13 dollars in about uncirculated condition, 35 dollars in uncirculated condition, 50 dollars in high grade uncirculated condition, and 850 dollars proof.
A 1941 US half dollar in good condition is worth about $9. If it is in uncirculated condition, it would be worth about $26 to $40.
8-21-11>>> Your numismatic terminology is a little mixed up. The only standing coin is the Standing Liberty quarter from 1916 to 1930 and Mercury refers to Mercury Head dimes from 1916 to 1945. A US half dollar dated 1941 is a Walking Liberty half, these were made from 1916 to 1947. 1941 is a common date with a average value of $17.00 for most circulated coins.
Please turn the coin over and check its denomination. You'll find it's a HALF dollar.There's more information at the Related Question.Look at the back of the coin, the phrase Half Dollar is under the eagle. No silver one dollar coins were made after 1935. The 1941 Walking Liberty half dollar is common and circulated coins are valued at about $7.00.
A US half dollar with a date of 1979 is a Kennedy half dollar not a liberty half dollar. The coin has no silver and is only face value.
It has a metal value of about $10.
Value is for the silver about $2.50
a half dollar
The US didn't strike any half dollars in 1804.
A U.S. half dollar dated 1953 or 1952 is a Franklin half dollar. If it shows any wear, the value is only for the silver, about $10.00. The coins are very common.
A US half dollar with a date of 1983 is a Kennedy half dollar not a liberty half dollar.The coin has no silver and most are only face value.
The value of a US 1964 half dollar in circulated condition is around $10. in uncirculated condition they are worth around $16.
The Franklin half dollar was produced between 1948 and 1963. Please check your coin again. For the value of a 1937 LIBERTY half dollar, see the answer on WikiAnswers for the question "What is the value of a 1937 US half dollar?"
You have a Franklin half dollar - a 1957 proof coin is worth around $25.00.
A US Kennedy half dollar dated 1969 is only 40% silver with a value of about $2.00.
If the coin is a US Kennedy half dollar dated 1974 it has no silver in it and is face value.
The value of a 1966 Canadian silver half dollar is about 8.50 US dollars. In the case of the rare small bead variety, the value is between 1,000 and 2,000 US dollars.
The U.S. half dollar has never been made of gold. What you probably have is a gold-plated 1979 half-dollar. It's not really worth much above face value.
All US half dollars from 1964 to date have Kennedy on them, your 1995 half dollar is face value.
Look at the back of the coin for "HALF DOLLAR" no US dollar coins were struck after 1935.
The 1943 Walking Liberty half dollar is the high mintage of the series with an average value of $5.00 to $8.00 in circulated condition.
Please turn the coin over and check the denomination on the back. It's a half dollar, not a dollar. There's more information at the question "What is the value of a 1946 US half dollar?"