Item Description

Kennedy Half Dollars Excellent Condition 1965---1970.

17 coins available.

This coins melt value is approx. $6.00 The metal value to just melt it. 

U.S. MINT SPECIFICATIONS
Denomination: $0.50
Obverse Image: John F. Kenne dy , 35th President of the United States.
Reverse Image: Eagle holding an olive branch (peace) and arrows (strength). The thirteen stripes represent the 13 colonies. The horizontal bar across the top represents Congress forming one government from many. Fifty stars representing the fifty states encircle the eagle.
Metal Composition: 40% silver, 60% copper
Total Weight: 11.5 grams
Comments: Only two months after Kennedy's assassination on November 22, 1963, the first Kennedy Half Dollars were struck at the mint. [ ? ]
CALCULATING TODAY'S MELT VALUE (U S D)
1. Calculate 40% silver value :
    ( 37.32 × .0321507466 × 11.5 × .40 )  =  $5.5193829703
$5.5193 is the rounded silver value for the 1965-1970 silver Kennedy half dollar on March 25, 2011. This is usually the value used by coin dealers when selling these coins at melt value. However, the total melt value is continued below.
2. Calculate 60% copper value :
    ( 4.4116 × .00220462262 × 11.5 × .60 )  =  $0.0671080
3. Add the two together :
     $5.5193829703 + $0.0671080 = $5.5864909703
$5.5864909703 is the total melt value for the 1965-1970 silver Kennedy half dollar on March 25, 2011.