The 1923 Walking Liberty half dollars have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver coins.
Type: Walking Liberty Half Dollar
Face Value: $0.50
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: .36169 oz.
Total Weight: 12.5 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $5.37
The US minted the 1923 S half dollar. No other half dollar series were minted for this year. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin on the lower left side.
|1923 S||San Francisco||2,178,000|
This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $5.37 as of April 06, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $14.86 per ounce.
The 1923 S half dollar is worth around $13 in good condition. In very fine condition the value is around $110 and in extremely fine condition the value is around $365. In uncirculated condition the price is around $2,750 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $4,250.
Good- The rims of the coin are defined. The motto "IN GOD WE TRUST" on the front of the coin is readable.
Very fine- The lines on Lady Liberty's skirt look sharp. There is a small amount of wear on Lady Liberty's right arm and breast.
Extremely fine- Almost all of Lady Liberty's gown lines are visible.
MS 60 uncirculated- There are no signs of wear. The coin has luster, but there may be a few stains, abrasions, or surface marks.
MS 63 choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent.
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