• Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    The following page displays silver coin melt values for United States minted coins commonly in circulation. While the collectability, also known as the numismatic value, might be hard to memorize the silver content of the coins in terms of percentages % is fairly easy to remember. Here it is quickly and then we will break it down below. Most Dollars, Half Dollars, Quarters, and Dimes (but not nickels) minted before 1965 are 90% with a few variances to the rule. If you have a small scale you will want to set it to measure in Oz / Troy Oz if possible. 1 troy oz = 31.1034768 grams or $ at the current spot price. 1 Silver Dollar is worth $ (90% Silver) 1 Pre 1965 Silver Half Dollar is worth $ (90% Silver), while a half dollar minted between 1965 and 1970 (40% silver) is worth less at $ 1 Silver Quarter is worth $ (90% Silver) ... Read More »
  • Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

  • Most Popular Silver Bullion

    Most Popular Silver Bullion

  • How much is a silver quarter worth?

    How much is a silver quarter worth?

  • How much is a silver half dollar worth?

    How much is a silver half dollar worth?

  • 1879 Morgan Silver Dollar

    1879 Morgan Silver Dollar

    The 1879 Morgan Silver Dollar has a value of between $30 and $30,000+ Type: Morgan Dollar Value: $30.00 to $30,000.00 Silver Value: $. Mintage’s: 756,000 @ CC, 2,887,000 @ New Orleans, 9,110,000 @ S, 14,806,000 @ P (no mint mark) Metal Content: 90% silver, 10% copper Raw Weight: 26.73 g Silver Weight: .7735 oz Face Value: $1.00 Diameter: 1.5 in Edge: Reeded Years Minted: 1878 to 1904 and then again in 1921 Expert Advice As with all silver coins of this era, the 1879 Morgan Silver Dollar is composed of 90% silver and 10% copper to comply with the Coinage Act of 1873 which standardized metal content for coins among other things. These were minted at New Orleans, San Francisco, Philadelphia and Carson City with the Carson City mintage being the most valuable. Look for a CC over CC error as well this year. Values CC’s worth $100 to $30,000, O’s worth $30 to $4,000, S’s worth ... Read More »
  • Seated Liberty Dime 1891 to 1937

    Seated Liberty Dime 1891 to 1937

  • Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

  • Silver War Nickels 1942 to 1945

    Silver War Nickels 1942 to 1945

  • Morgan Silver Dollars 1878-1921

    Morgan Silver Dollars 1878-1921