The 2005 Marine Corps silver dollars have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these silver commemorative coins.

2005 Marine Corps Silver Dollar

2005 Marine Corps Silver Dollar Reverse

These coins were minted in order to commemorate the Marine Corps's 230th anniversary. The obverse side of the coin features the famous photograph Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima. The dates 1775 and 2005 are inscribed on the coin. On the reverse side of the coin the design features the Marine Corp's official emblem, 13 stars, and the motto "Semper Fidelis".

Specifications

Type: Commemorative Silver Dollar
Year: 2005
Face Value: $1.00
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
Silver Weight: .77344 oz.
Total Weight: 26.73 grams
Current Silver Bullion Value: $17.27

The US minted the 2005 P Marine Corps silver dollar and the 2005 P proof Marine Corps silver dollar. The mint mark can be found on the obverse side of the coin below the "Semper Fidelis" motto.

Series Location Distribution
2005 P Philadelphia 49,671
2005 P Proof Philadelphia 548,810

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this coin is $17.27 as of September 24, 2021. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $22.33 per ounce.

The 2005 P Marine Corps silver dollar is worth around $45 in mint packaging.

The 2005 P proof Marine Corps silver dollar is worth around $45 in mint packaging.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

2005 Chief Justice John Marshall Silver Dollar