How to Find Silver Half Dollars?

Answer Many coin collectors know that half-dollars are the best place to look for silver coins. Unfortunately, in recent years, with silver price hikes and the popularity of coin collecting, many have bee... Read More »

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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 are silver half dollars worth?

The value of silver half dollars depends on the date, value of silver at the time of sale and the series of your coin, according to Coin Study. Franklin half dollars, for example, are worth a minim... Read More »

What year were silver Kennedy half dollars made?

The silver Kennedy half dollar was made in 1964. From 1965 to 1970, the coin was made of a silver and copper mixture. Since 1971, the coin has been made of a copper and nickel mixture. Silver proof... Read More »

What year did they stop making kennedy silver half dollars?

The United States Mint still produces the Kennedy Half Dollar, but it no longer contains silver. The first Kennedy Half Dollar was produced in 1964 and contained 90 percent silver. The amount of si... Read More »