What is the value of a 1957 Kennedy half dollar?

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JFK was a senator in 1957 and very much alive so he could not legally be depicted on a coin. All halves dated 1948-1963 carry a picture of Benjamin Franklin.
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What is the value of a 1957 US half dollar?

All Franklin half dollars were made of 90% silver, but 1957 is nota rare year. In lower grades the coin's value is mostly determinedby the value of the silver it contains. Look on the back of the coin to see if there's a small mint markletter just above the Liberty Bell. It may be blank or there ma ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a Kennedy half dollar?

The value of any coin depends on its date, mint mark, and condition. Without that information, it's not possible to give anything other than a very rough guide: Circulated JFK halves: 1964 halves are made of 90% silver and are worth about 35% of the price of an ounce of silver (see your loca ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1979 Kennedy half dollar?

Face value if it's from circulation. All circulation halves dated 1971 and later are made of copper-nickel, not silver. A cupronickel proof version in its original packaging might retail for $4-16 depending on variety and quality. Answer The coin is face value, the last Kennedy half made ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1967 Kennedy half dollar?

From 1965 to 1969 US half dollars were struck in "debased" silver. The outer layer is 80% silver bonded to a core that's .209 silver and and .791 copper, for an overall content of about 40%. Unless the coin is in uncirculated condition or is from a so-called Special Mint Set, it's basically worth ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1973 Kennedy Half Dollar?

Unless it is a proof coin or a very high-grade uncirculated coin, it is worth face value. Remember that all circulating half-dollars dated 1971 and later don't contain any silver - they're made completely from copper-nickel so they have no special value for their metal content.

What is the value of a 1981 Kennedy half dollar?

All circulation 1971 and later halves are made of copper-nickel, not silver, so they have no added value if you found it in change. A nice uncirculated 1981-P half might bring $1 to $8 depending on quality. A 1981-D would be $1 to $12.

What is the value of a 1971 Kennedy half dollar?

August 30, 2009 1971 Kennedy half dollars can still be obtained through banks and occasionally in circulation. They're all made of copper-nickel and don't contain any silver so their circulated value is 50 cents. The 1971 Kennedy half dollar was produced for circulation by 2 US Mint facilities; Ph ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1963 Kennedy Half Dollar?

U.S. coins never carry the image of a president while they are in office. JFK's picture wasn't put on the half dollar until after his death. The first ones are dated 1964. Please check again and post a new question with the coin's date and design. If the date is in fact 1963 your coin carries a p ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1962 Kennedy half dollar?

Answer . There's no such coin. The Kennedy half was issued in 1964, after the president was assassinated. Living presidents cannot be portrayed on U.S. coins. . Please examine your coin and submit a new question giving more information about it.

What is the value of a 1970 Kennedy half dollar?

Answer This date was only issued in mint sets and proof sets. If it's in a mint set package it's worth about $5 or $6. If it's a proof it should be part of the proof package. Updated Answer: The Kennedy Half Dollar, while seldom seen in circulation, is a popular coin among collectors. Whil ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1972 Kennedy half dollar?

Any US half dollars dated 1972 and found in circulation are only worth 50 cents. They're made of copper-nickel like dimes and quarters, not silver, and have no special value. Circulation Kennedy halves have been struck at Philadelphia and Denver. Philadelphia halves only started to use the P mint ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1975 Kennedy half dollar?

Please check again. There were no 1975-dated halves. All quarters, halves, and dollars minted during 1975 and 1976 carried the dual dates 1776-1976 in honor of the Bicentennial.

What is the value of a 1994 Kennedy half dollar?

All circulating half dollars dated 1971 and later are made of copper-nickel, not silver, and are only worth face value. Feel free to spend it. If your coin is uncirculated it might sell anywhere from $1 to $20 as of 02/2010 depending on its quality. A clad proof specimen would be in the $5-$14 r ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1993 Kennedy half dollar?

All circulating Kennedy halves dated 1971 and later are only worth 50 cents. Feel free to spend it. Regardless of rumors and legends, there has been no silver in circulating half dollars since 1971. They're made of the same copper-nickel alloys used in dimes and quarters.

What is the value of a 1977 Kennedy half dollar?

All circulating half dollars struck since 1971 are made of copper-nickel and are only worth 50 cents.. A cupronickel proof version in its original packaging might retail for a dollar or so.

What is the value of a 1982 Kennedy half dollar?

Answer . Face value only, unless it's a proof coin in its original packaging. If not, I'd say convert it into a candy bar at the supermarket. . All circulation half dollars dated 1971 and later are only worth face value. They're made of copper-nickel and don't contain any silver..

Value of kennedy half dollars?

It varies by year. 1964 half dollars are 90% silver and worth around $12. Those minted from 1965-70 are 40% silver and worth around $5. Anything 1971 or later is only worth face value.

What is the value of a gold Kennedy half dollar?

It's not gold, just gold plated. A lot of private companies plate these coins with a thin layer of gold and sell them as "collectibles", but they have very little interest to coin collectors. If the coin is dated 1971 or later, it's just copper-nickel underneath and has no value beyond 50 cents. ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1978 Kennedy half dollar?

Face value if it's from circulation. All circulation halves dated 1971 and later are made of copper-nickel, not silver. As of 02/2010 an uncirculated half dollar dated 1978 without a mint mark (Phila) would sell for $1 to $20 depending on quality; Denver coins sell for $2 to $26. A cupronickel ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1992 Kennedy half dollar?

Face value if it's from circulation. All circulation halves dated 1971 and later are made of copper-nickel, not silver. A cupronickel proof version in its original packaging might retail for $2.50-15 depending on variety and quality. A silver proof version in its original packaging might retai ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1987 Kennedy half dollar?

1987 P and D halves were only issued in Uncirculated and Souvenir sets, and not for circulation, while 1987-S halves were only sold as proof coins. As of 02/2010 a P or D issue sells for anywhere from $3 in MS-60 to around $30 in MS-66. A cupronickel proof version in its original packaging mig ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1954 Kennedy Half Dollar?

Please check your coin again. It's either not 1954 or not JFK. In 1954 he was (a) very much alive and (b) only a junior senator so his image couldn't legally be on a coin. Half dollars carried a picture of Benjamin Franklin from 1948 to 1963. JFK's picture was put on the half in 1964 following the a ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1985 Kennedy Half Dollar?

July 13, 2009 The 1985 Kennedy half dollar was minted at 2 US Mint facilities, Philadelphia and Denver. Circulation issues are made of copper-nickel and are only worth 50¢ so if you got it in pocket change, spend it. If you have an uncirculated version its values are as shown below. Grade.... ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1968 Kennedy half dollar?

From 1965 to 1969 US half dollars were struck in "debased" silver.The outer layer is 80% silver bonded to a core that's mostlycopper, for an overall content of about 40%. Unless the coin is in uncirculated condition or is from a so-calledSpecial Mint Set, it's basically worth its metal content, Ken ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1961 Kennedy half dollar?

Please check again and post a new question. JFK halves were first minted in 1964, following the assassination. . 1961 halves have Benjamin Franklin's portrait..

What is the value of a 2003 Kennedy half dollar?

Face value if it's from circulation. All circulation halves dated 1971 and later are made of copper-nickel, not silver. A cupronickel proof version in its original packaging might retail for $2-12 depending on variety and quality. A silver proof version in its original packaging might retail f ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1995 Kennedy half dollar?

All circulation halves 1971 and later are cupronickel rather than silver and are worth face value if you found it in circulation. Urban legends notwithstanding, NO silver Kennedy halves were made for circulation after 1970. If you have an uncirculated one, its value could be anywhere from 75¢ ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1964 Kennedy Half Dollar?

1964 is the most common year for silver half dollars. Even inuncirculated condition (unless it is an absolutely flawless gem),its value is based only on the silver it contains, about 0.36 timesthe current price of silver. Unfortunately, it is so common and sowidely saved it is worth very little more ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1989 Kennedy half dollar?

All circulation halves 1971 and later are cupronickel rather than silver and are worth face value if you found it in circulation. Urban legends notwithstanding, NO silver Kennedy halves were made for circulation after 1970. Since 1992 some halves have again been made in 90% silver for inclusion i ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1990 Kennedy half dollar?

All half dollars made for circulation since 1971 are composed of copper-nickel, not silver so if your coin is from change it's only worth 50 cents. As of 02/2010 uncirculated ones sell for $2 to $20 depending on quality, and proofs are in the range $8 - $13.

What is the value of a 1966D Kennedy Half dollar?

The Mint didn't put mint marks on any coins dated 1965-1967 during the changeover from silver coins to copper-nickel clad ones. Please check your coin again and post a new question.

What is the value of memorial kennedy half dollar?

The U.S. Mint has never made a "Memorial" Kennedy half dollar. Many different society's have counter stamped & gold plated Kennedy half dollars an sold them as "Memorial" coins. The coins are considered altered and have no numismatic value.

Value of silver kennedy half dollars?

Without a date and mintmark it is impossible to tell. The current silver melt value for 1964 90% silver half dollars is $12.34. The melt value for half dollars made between 1965-70 is $5.04. These are 40% silver. See the related links below for more information.

Kennedy half dollar values?

All non-proof Kennedy halves made after 1970 are simply worth $.50 in most cases. From 1965-1970 Kennedy halves had 40% of silver in them which is worth at the time of writing $4.04, Kennedy halves dated 1964 are 90% silver and worth $9.80 at the time of writing.

What is the value of a 2005 Kennedy half dollar?

If you found it in circulation it's only worth 50¢. All circulating halves made since 1971 are copper-nickel, not silver. An uncirculated 2005-P or 2005-D half might sell for around a dollar or two, unless it's a very high-quality coin (MS-65 or above); as of 03/2010 these can retail for as mu ( Full Answer )

What is the value of a 1900 Kennedy half dollar?

Please check your coin again. JFK wasn't born until 1917. If the date is in fact 1900, your coin is called a Liberty half or more commonly a Barber half after its designer Charles Barber. There's more information at the Related Question.

What is a Kennedy half dollar valued?

All of them are common, even in uncirculated condition and the only ones with a premium over melt/face are uncirculated 1970-D coins and coins still in mint rolls or mint packaging. All 1964 halves are 90% silver and worth about $13 for their silver content. All 1965-1970 halves are 40% silver and w ( Full Answer )

How do you determine value of Kennedy half dollar?

Fairly easily: 1964- 90% silver, worth silver scrap, currently about $10.25 1965-1970 40% silver, worth silver scrap, currently about $4.10 1971-present, no silver, only worth 50 cents Of course, coins in the original mint packaging and errors might be worth more than the prices I quoted ( Full Answer )

What is the value the of Kennedy half dollar?

All Kennedy half dollars struck for general circulation from 1971 to date are made of 75% copper & 25% nickel not silver and are only face value. 1964 are 90% silver and 1965-1970 40% silver.

What is the value of a 1983P Kennedy Half dollar?

It is not silver and likely only face value. But, a uncirculated half dollar dated 1982 or 1983 may be worth a little more to a collector or dealer because the Mint did not issue uncirculated coin sets (called Mint Sets) in 1982 & 1983 and Mint State coins of those years are popular among collec ( Full Answer )