1976 S Kennedy Half Dollars : 40% Silver

Bicentennial Design

Mintage: 11,000,000
Minted at: San Francisco

Designer - Engraver: Seth G Huntington
Metal Composition: 40% Silver - 60% Copper

Diameter: 30.6 mm
Mass: 11.50 grams

What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
1776-1976 S Bicentennial Kennedy Half Dollar - 40% Silver Special Mint Edition
The bicentennial Kennedy Half Dollar features a 1776-1976 date on the obverse and a portrait of Philadelphia Pennsylvania's Independence Hall with the words "200 YEARS OF FREEDOM" on the reverse of the coin to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the United States of America. This coin was produced in both years of 1975 through 1976 so there were no 1975 coins.

This particular version is the special 40% silver Mint Edition of the Bicentennial Half Dollar. Proof silver coins with a mirror-like surface were produced as depicted in the image above. In addition: A business strike silver uncirculated edition of this coin was also produced (does not have the mirror-like surface). An example of the uncirculated 40% silver edition bicentennial half dollar is depicted below in the example image:

1776-1976 S Bicentennial Kennedy Half Dollar - 40% Silver Uncirculated Edition
Coin value chart: Typical coin prices, values and worth in USD based on grade/condition
Good
(G-4)
Very Good
(VG-8)
Fine
(F-12)
Very Fine
(VF-20)
Extremely Fine
(EF-40)
About Uncirculated
(AU-50)
Uncirculated
(MS-60)
Uncirculated
(MS-63)
Proof
(PR-65)
-------$8.49$10

USA Coin Book estimated value of 1976-S Kennedy Half Dollar (40% Silver Variety) is worth $8.49 or more in uncirculated (MS+) mint condition. Proof coins can be worth $10 or more. Click here to learn how to use coin price charts. Also, click here to learn about grading coins. The Melt Value shown below is how valuable the coin's metal is worth (bare minimum value of coin). Click here to see the Melt Value of every US coin.


MELT VALUE: $2.5098





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