Starting in 1968, Canadian dollar coins were made of nickel instead of silver. A 1968 proof dollar is worth about $3.
1968 is the first year that Canadian dollars were no longer silver. It's worth one dollar.
Silver was removed from Canadian coins in 1968, so if you found it in change your half-dollar is an ordinary circulation coin with no added value.
Starting in 1968, Canadian dimes, quarters, half dollars, and dollars were all made of nickel, not silver. It's worth one dollar in Canada.
The Mint stopped using silver in the $1 coin in 1967. Starting in 1968 the "silver dollar" was 99.9% nickel.
Starting that year, Canadian dollar coins were made of nickel instead of silver. It's only worth a dollar or two.
The 1968 dollar is 100% nickel. 1967 was the last year that the canada used silver for their coins.
The 1968 Kennedy half dollar is only 40% silver and has a value of about $4.00.
Unless it is unusual it is worth about one dollar. 1970 dollar coins were actually made of nickle from 1968 to 1987.
125$ if in ms condition
After 1967, Canadian dollar coins no longer contained silver. 1968-86, they're made of pure nickel, and are still worth one dollar each in Canada.
No US silver dollars were made after 1935, look at the back of the coin for 'Half Dollar'.
There's no simple answer. At least 4 varieties of this coin were struck and values range from a couple of bucks to about $125. You'd need to have it inspected by someone who specializes in Canadian coins.
Last year for Canadian silver content coins was a partial production in 1968. A magnet will pick up newer quarters but not pre 1968 silver coins this includes dimes as well.
The coin is only 40% silver and has a value of $2.73 only the 1964 Kennedy half dollar was 90% silver.
1920-1966 Canadian coins have the following value as of March 2 with SIlver prices at $34.69 per ounce. Dollar: $20.81, Half $10.40, Quarter $5.20 Dime: $2.08. These are all $80% silver. In 1967 and 1968 Most Canada coins went to 50% silver. After 1968, there is no silver content. This answer is from a silver perspective only. There are rare and collectible coins that have no silver.
The 1968 Kennedy half dollar is only 40% silver.
25¢ However, 1920-1967 Canadian quarters are 80% silver, and 1968 Canadian quarters are 50% silver. 1969 and later dates have no silver, and presently little additional value over the face value.
The coin is a 40% silver Kennedy half dollar most are valued only for the silver, about $6.00
The US did not mint a dollar coin in 1968, therefore you don't have a 1968-D silver dollar.
It's currently worth around $4.
One cent. It's plated. All 1976 Canadian cents were struck in bronze, and silver was removed from higher-denomination Canadian coins in 1968.
It is made of 40% silver and has a melt value of about $2.50 as of 08/2008
Canada stopped using silver in its coins in 1968. Your quarter is made of nickel and worth face value only.