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US Silver Coin Melt Values

Current Intrinsic Metal Value of US Silver Coins

The chart below shows every type of silver coin made in US history along with data about metal composition. This table shows the intrinsic value of the silver content used to make the coins. Even if the coin is ruined and the numismatic value is nothing, the silver itself can make these coins quite valuable, especially for bullion collectors or investors. If you would like to see the numismatic values, click on the link of the coin type and view the additional tables.

Current Precious and Base Metal Bullion Spot Prices:

Updated Live! Gold, Silver, Platinum and Copper.   Updated Daily: Nickel, Zinc and Manganese.
As of August 31 2014 03:14 AM CDT:

Gold: $1286.50 per Ounce    Silver: $19.43 per Ounce    Platinum: $1426.70 per Ounce
Copper: $3.15 per Pound    Nickel: $8.48 per Pound    Zinc: $1.07 per Pound    Manganese: $2250.00 per Ton   

ImageType DescriptionMetal ContentWeightDenominationMelt Value
Three Cents
Silver Three Cent Three Cents    Silver Three Cent Three Cents (1851-1853)
75% Silver - 25% Copper
0.8 grams
$0.03
$0.3762
Half Dimes
Flowing Hair Half Dimes    Flowing Hair Half Dimes (1794-1795)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
1.34 grams
$0.05
$0.7460
Draped Bust Half Dimes    Draped Bust Half Dimes (1796-1797)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
1.35 grams
$0.05
$0.7516
Capped Bust Half Dimes    Capped Bust Half Dimes (1829-1837)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
1.35 grams
$0.05
$0.7599
Seated Liberty Half Dimes    Seated Liberty Half Dimes (1837-1838)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
1.34 grams
$0.05
$0.7543
Nickels
Jefferson Nickels    Jefferson Silver Wartime Nickels (1942-1945)
56% Copper - 35% Silver - 9% Manganese
5 grams
$0.05
$1.1138
Dimes
Draped Bust Dimes    Draped Bust Dimes (1796-1797)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
2.7 grams
$0.10
$1.5032
Capped Bust Dimes    Capped Bust Dimes (1809-1828)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
2.7 grams
$0.10
$1.5199
Seated Liberty Dimes    Seated Liberty Dimes (1837-1838)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
2.67 grams
$0.10
$1.5030
Barber Dimes    Barber Dimes (1892-1916)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
2.5 grams
$0.10
$1.4073
Mercury Dimes    Mercury Dimes (1916-1945)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
2.5 grams
$0.10
$1.4073
Roosevelt Dimes    Roosevelt Dimes (1946-1964)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
2.5 grams
$0.10
$1.4073
Twenty Cents
 Twenty Cents    Twenty Cents Pieces (1875-1878)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
5 grams
$0.20
$2.8146
Quarters
Draped Bust Quarters    Draped Bust Quarters (1796)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
6.74 grams
$0.25
$3.7524
Liberty Cap Quarters    Liberty Cap Quarters (1815-1828)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
7.74 grams
$0.25
$4.3091
Seated Liberty Quarters    Seated Liberty Quarters (1838-1840)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
6.68 grams
$0.25
$3.7603
Barber Quarters    Barber Quarters (1892-1916)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
6.25 grams
$0.25
$3.5182
Standing Liberty Quarters    Standing Liberty Quarters (1916-1917)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
6.25 grams
$0.25
$3.5182
Washington Quarters    Washington Quarters (1932-1964)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
6.25 grams
$0.25
$3.5182
Half Dollars
Flowing Hair Half Dollars    Flowing Hair Half Dollars (1794-1795)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
13.48 grams
$0.50
$7.5048
Draped Bust Half Dollars    Draped Bust Half Dollars (1796-1797)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
13.48 grams
$0.50
$7.5048
Liberty Cap Half Dollars    Liberty Cap Half Dollars (1807-1836)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
13.48 grams
$0.50
$7.5048
Seated Liberty Half Dollars    Seated Liberty Half Dollars (1839-1853)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
13.36 grams
$0.50
$7.5205
Barber Half Dollars    Barber Half Dollars (1892-1915)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
12.5 grams
$0.50
$7.0364
Walking Liberty Half Dollars    Walking Liberty Half Dollars (1916-1917)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
12.5 grams
$0.50
$7.0364
Franklin Half Dollars    Franklin Half Dollars (1948-1963)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
12.5 grams
$0.50
$7.0364
Kennedy Half Dollars    Kennedy Half Dollars (1964)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
12.5 grams
$0.50
$7.0364
Kennedy Half Dollars    Kennedy Half Dollars 40% Silver (1965 - 1970)
40% Silver - 60% Copper
11.5 grams
$0.50
$2.9215
Dollars
Flowing Hair Dollars    Flowing Hair Dollars (1794-1795)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
26.96 grams
$1.00
$15.0096
Draped Bust Dollars    Draped Bust Dollars (1795-1798)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
26.96 grams
$1.00
$15.0096
Gobrecht Dollars    Gobrecht Dollars (1836-1839)
89% Silver - 11% Copper
26.8 grams
$1.00
$14.9206
Seated Liberty Dollars    Seated Liberty Dollars (1840-1866)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
26.73 grams
$1.00
$15.0467
Trade Dollars    Trade Dollars (1873-1885)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
27.22 grams
$1.00
$15.3225
Morgan Dollars    Morgan Dollars (1878-1921)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
26.73 grams
$1.00
$15.0467
Peace Dollars    Peace Dollars (1921-1935)
90% Silver - 10% Copper
26.73 grams
$1.00
$15.0467
Eisenhower Dollars    Eisenhower Dollars 40% Silver (1971 - 1976)
40% Silver - 60% Copper
24.59 grams
$1.00
$6.2469
Bullion Coins
Silver American Eagle Bullion Coins    Silver American Eagle Bullion Coins (1986-Present)
99.93% Silver - 0.07% Copper
31.101 grams
$1.00
$19.4150
America The Beautiful Bullion Coins    America The Beautiful Bullion Coins (2010-Present)
99.9% Fine Silver
155.52 grams
$0.25
$97.1419

Silver Coin Melt Value Calculator

Use this calculator to find the value of your silver coins. Choose from any silver coin ever made in US history and enter how many you have. The current silver spot price is automatically inputted into the calculator but you can also change this to different prices as well.

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