Coin and Paper Money Collecting/silver coins


Dan, thank you for my answers on zinc pennies. I have a few more coins to ask about.... We(family) have (1) 1921, (3) 1922, (1) 1923 & (1) 1924 silver dollars, (56coins) 50 cent pcs. (1940/41/42/43/44/45) being the oldest, any real value? Last, what was the last year for 50cent silver coins? Quarters-lots?????

Thank you again for your help!


Hi Steve,

1922, 23, and 24 are common dates for Peace dollars -- each are worth about $20

1921, if it's a Peace dollar, could be worth $100 or more (send me pics if it is) ... however, if it's a Morgan dollar, it's common and worth about $22

all the half dollars you have listed are common dates, and will be worth only their silver value (about $7 each), unless they look absolutely like brand new, and have NOT been cleaned.

anything newer than that, up until 1964, is also silver, and will be worth $7 each.

they did make partial silver half dollars from 1965 to 1970 -- these are worth $2 each.

as for quarters and dimes, anything dated 1964 or older will be silver -- quarters are worth $3.25 and dimes are worth $1.30

I hope this helps,


p.s. if you're looking to sell these, let me know -- I'm sure we can work something out.

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My strong familiarity with all U.S. Mint coins, extensive reference library, and close relationships with many other dealers allows me to identify just about any coin made in the USA. I receive regular updates to all the current price guides -- both wholesale & retail -- to provide accurate values. So, with a good description or pictures, I should be able to identify and value any U.S. coin you have.


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