The John Adams dollar coins aren't rare or valuable. However these coins in uncirculated condition can sell for a premium. Keep reading to learn more about these coins.

John Adams Dollar Coin

John Adams was the 2nd president of the United States of America. The date range 1797-1801 inscribed on the coin signifies his time in office.

Specifications

Type: Presidential Dollar
Year: 2007
Face Value: $1.00
Composition: 77% copper, 12% zinc, 7% manganese, 4% nickel
Total Weight: 8.1 grams

The US minted the 2007 P John Adams dollar coin, 2007 D John Adams dollar coin, and 2007 S proof John Adams dollar coin. The mint mark can be found on the edge of the coin.

Proof coins are essentially coins that have more detail. They are minted on special planchets and it takes longer to produce them. They are specifically made for collectors so you won't find any in your spare change.

Series Location Quantity Minted
2007 P Philadelphia 112,420,000
2007 D Denver 112,140,000
2007 S Proof San Francisco 3,965,989

Value

The 2007 John Adams dollar coins in circulated condition are only worth their face value of $1.00. These coins only sell for a premium in uncirculated condition.

Both the 2007 P John Adams dollar coin and 2007 D John Adams dollar coin are each worth around $3 in uncirculated condition with an MS 65 grade.

The 2007 S proof John Adams dollar coin is worth around $4 in PR 65 condition.

Grading System

MS 65 gem uncirculated- There is strong luster and eye appeal. A few light contact marks may be present but they are barely noticeable.

PR 65 proof- There are no flaws to this coin. A few blemishes may be present.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

George Washington Dollar Coin
Thomas Jefferson Dollar Coin
James Madison Dollar Coin