In average condition nearly all of its value is due to the coin's silver content. It will retail for about 1/3 of the price of 1 ounce of silver and will change along with the price of that metal. Uncirculated and proof versions are worth more.
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The 1963 Franklin Half is the last year issue and highest mintage of the series, only very high grade well struck uncirculated coins are valued above the silver content.
It's worth about $10, and using both "value" and "worth" in the same question is redundant.
The coin is a Franklin half dollar (1948-1963) and is common. If the coin shows any wear, value is about $10.00 just for the silver.
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?"
Please post a new, separate question with the bill's denomination.More information may be available at the following questions:"What is the value of a 1963 US 1 dollar bill?""What is the value of a 1963 US 5 dollar bill with a green seal?""What is the value of a 1963 US 10 dollar bill?""What is the value of a 1963 US 20 dollar bill?"
US half dollars from 1948-1963 are FRANKLIN half dollars, the guy on the front of the coin is Ben Franklin. As to value uncirculated coins are $8.50 retail if the coin is circulated about $4.00 just for the silver.
1963 is a common date for Franklin half dollars. At current silver prices (as of 4 November 2013), one is worth about $8.
No US dollar coins were struck in 1963, look at the coin again and post new questionIf your coin has a picture of Benjamin Franklin on the front, turn it over and check the denomination. It should be a halfdollar.
The US printed both $2 and $5 bills with red seals in the 1963 series. Please see the questions "What is the value of a 1963 US 2 dollar bill?" and "What is the value of a 1963 US 5 dollar bill?" for more information.
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.
JFK is on the US half-dollar COIN. The US hasn't printed half-dollar bills since the 19th century. JFK was assassinated in November 1963. In 1964 his portrait was placed on the half dollar in his honor.
The 1963 proof set is rather common, but the half-dollar, dime and quarter were all struck in 90% silver which gives it value. It is worth around $17-24 or so.
John F. Kennedy is on the current U.S. Half Dollar (1964-present) .His portrait replaced Benjamin Franklin's on the US Half Dollar. Franklin's portrait appeared from 1948 to 1963.
Face value to $1.50 depending on condition
Since 1964, the U.S. half dollar has featured President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated in 1963.
It has a metal value of about $10.
Value is for the silver about $2.50
a half dollar
he is on the 100 dollar bill..He is on the current $100 bill and was on the half dollar from 1948-1963.
The US didn't strike any half dollars in 1804.
Statesman, author, inventor, and Founding Father Benjamin Franklin was on the US half dollar from 1948 to 1963.
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.