How do I Clean Mildew From Silver Dollars?

Answer Mildew is a black or white growth produced by molds. Molds and mildews need moisture and warmth to grow. While they commonly grow on cotton, linen, rayon, silk, wool, leather, wood and paper, they... Read More »

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What is worth more: 1898 silver dollars or 1897 silver dollars?

This is a brain teaser disguised as a question about numismatics, or the study of coins. The reader may assume that the question refers to two silver dollars--one minted in the year 1897 and the ot... Read More »

How many silver half dollars make 1 ounce of silver?

It takes approximately three 90-percent silver half dollars to make 1 ounce of silver. Half dollars dated 1964 and before each contain 0.36 ounces of silver. Three of them equal 1.08 ounces of silv... Read More »

How much do Ike silver dollars weigh?

Dwight D. Eisenhower (Ike) silver dollars were issued by the United States between 1971 and 1974, and also in 1976. They weigh approximately .87 ounces, or 24.59 grams. The coins are made of 40 per... Read More »

How many silver dollars were minted?

Six silver coin series were minted from 1878 to the present, including the Morgan, Peace, Ike Eisenhower, Silver Eagle, Susan B. Anthony and the USMC 230th Anniversary. The Morgan silver dollars, m... Read More »