The 1991 Korean War Memorial silver dollars have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver commemorative coins.

1991 Korean War Memorial Silver Dollar

1991 Korean War Memorial Silver Dollar Reverse

These coins were minted in order to commemorate the 38th anniversary of the end of the Korean War. This coin honors all who served in the war.

On the obverse side of the coin the design shows an army infantryman along with planes and battleships. On the reverse side of the coin there is a map of both North Korea and South Korea. The 38th parallel (the old border prior to the Korean War) can be seen on the map.

The proceeds from the initial sale of these coins went to the Korean War Veterans Memorial Foundation.

Specifications

Type: Commemorative Silver Dollar
Year: 1991
Face Value: $1.00
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: .77344 oz.
Total Weight: 26.73 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $22.16

The US minted the 1991 D Korean War Memorial silver dollar and the 1991 P proof Korean War Memorial silver dollar. The mint mark can be found on the reverse side of the coin.

Series Location Distribution
1991 D Denver 213,049
1991 P Proof Philadelphia 618,488

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $22.16 as of August 07, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $28.65 per ounce.

The 1991 D Korean War Memorial silver dollar is worth around $25 in uncirculated condition with an MS 67 grade.

The 1991 P proof Korean War Memorial silver dollar is worth around $23 in PR 67 condition.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1992 Columbus Quincentenary Silver Dollar