The 1918 Walking Liberty half dollars have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.

1918 Half Dollar

Specifications

Type: Walking Liberty Half Dollar
Year: 1918
Face Value: $0.50
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: 11.25 grams
Total Weight: 12.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $6.34

The US minted the 1918 half dollar with no mint mark and also the 1918 D half dollar and 1918 S half dollar. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin on the lower left side.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1918 Philadelphia 6,634,000
1918 D Denver 3,853,040
1918 S San Francisco 10,282,000

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $6.34 as of October 17, 2019. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $17.54 per ounce.

The 1918 half dollar with no mint mark is worth around $18 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $65. In extremely fine condition the value is around $155. In uncirculated condition the price is around $625 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $1,250.

The 1918 D half dollar is worth around $18 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $100 and in extremely fine condition the value is around $250. In uncirculated condition the price is around $1,500 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $3,500.

Lastly the 1918 S half dollar is worth around $18 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $35 and in extremely fine condition the value is around $80. In uncirculated condition the price is around $600 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $2,150.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1919 Half Dollar
1917 Half Dollar
1916 Half Dollar