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How much is my coin worth? Looking for a place to find coin values or current coin prices? This is our basic coin price guide for people who are unfamiliar with coins but want to find out about old coin values. Match your US coins to the pictures and find silver dollar values, half dollar values, and values of any other old US coin.

Denomination

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Coin Type Dates Average Circulated Typical Uncirculated
Early Half Dimes Flowing Hair
(All are rare)
1794-1795 $250.00-$1,500.00 Ask
Bust Half Dimes Draped Bust, Small Eagle Reverse
(All are rare)
1796-1797 $300.00-$2,000.00 Ask
Bust Half Dimes Draped Bust, Heraldic Eagle Reverse
(Rare date: 1802)
1800-1805 $150.00-$1,250.00 Ask
Bust Half Dimes Capped Bust
(No rare dates)
1829-1837 $8.00-$75.00 $200.00-$500.00
Seated Half Dimes
(Rare dates: 1846, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, 1867; Many scarce dates)
1837-1873 $4.00-$20.00 $100.00-$200.00

Proof Sets

Note: The listed prices are indications of the coin marketplace only, and are not offers to buy or sell. Prices will fluctuate due to many factors, and an individual set may trade for more or less than the range given.
PROOF SETS Price Range   PROOF SETS CONTINUED Price Range
1936   $5,000.00 to $5,500.00 1986-S   $14.00 to $17.00
1937   $2,700.00 to $3,000.00 1986-S Pres   $25.00 to $30.00
1938   $1,400.00 to $1,700.00 1987-S   $3.00 to $4.50
1939   $1,300.00 to $1,500.00 1987-S Pres   $16.00 to $19.00
1940   $1,100.00 to $1,300.00 1988-S   $7.00 to $9.00
1941   $1,100.00 to $1,300.00 1988-S Pres   $20.00 to $30.00
1942   $1,000.00 to $1,200.00 1989-S   $6.00 to $8.00
1942 (6pc set)   $1,100.00 to $1,300.00 1989-S Pres   $25.00 to $35.00
1950   $500.00 to $575.00 1990-S   $7.00 to $8.00
1951   $450.00 to $525.00 1990-S (no 'S' 1 cent)   $5,500.00 to $6,500.00
1952   $250.00 to $300.00 1990-S Pres   $20.00 to $30.00
1953   $230.00 to $275.00 1990-S Pres no 'S'   $5,500.00 to $6,500.00
1954   $130.00 to $160.00 1991-S   $12.00 to $15.00
1955   $100.00 to $130.00 1991-S Pres   $55.00 to $70.00
1955 (flat)   $140.00 to $170.00 1992-S   $5.00 to $7.00
1956   $50.00 to $60.00 1992-S Pres   $110.00 to $140.00
1957   $25.00 to $30.00 1992-S Silver   $13.00 to $15.00
1958   $60.00 to $70.00 1992-S Prem Silver   $13.00 to $15.00
1959   $20.00 to $25.00 1993-S   $11.00 to $14.00
1960   $15.00 to $17.00 1993-S Pres   $35.00 to $45.00
1960 (sm date)   $40.00 to $45.00 1993-S Silver   $25.00 to $35.00
1961   $8.00 to $10.00 1993-S Prem Silver   $25.00 to $35.00
1962   $8.00 to $10.00 1994-S   $18.00 to $25.00
1963   $11.00 to $13.00 1994-S Pres   $45.00 to $55.00
1964   $8.00 to $10.00 1994-S Silver   $30.00 to $40.00
1968-S   $6.00 to $7.00 1994-S Prem Silver   $35.00 to $45.00
1968-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $8,000.00 to $9,000.00 1995-S   $65.00 to $80.00
1969-S   $6.00 to $7.00 1995-S Pres   $210.00 to $240.00
1970-S   $12.00 to $14.00 1995-S Silver   $75.00 to $90.00
1970-S (sm date)   $80.00 to $100.00 1995-S Prem Silver   $80.00 to $95.00
1970-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $1,300.00 to $1,500.00 1996-S   $12.00 to $15.00
1971-S   $5.00 to $6.00 1996-S Pres   $375.00 to $450.00
1971-S (no 'S' 5 cent)   $1,000.00 to $1,200.00 1996-S Silver   $35.00 to $45.00
1972-S   $3.50 to $5.00 1996-S Prem Silver   $40.00 to $50.00
1973-S   $10.00 to $12.00 1997-S   $45.00 to $55.00
1974-S   $7.00 to $9.00 1997-S Pres   $170.00 to $200.00
1975-S   $11.00 to $13.00 1997-S Silver   $70.00 to $80.00
1975-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $35,000.00 to $42,500.00 1997-S Prem Silver   $70.00 to $85.00
1976-S (3 pc 40%)   $13.00 to $16.00 1998-S   $25.00 to $35.00
1976-S   $6.00 to $8.00 1998-S Silver   $30.00 to $40.00
1977-S   $6.00 to $7.00 1998-S Prem Silver   $30.00 to $40.00
1978-S   $7.00 to $9.00 1999-S (9pc)   $65.00 to $75.00
1979-S   $8.00 to $10.00 1999-S Quarters   $35.00 to $45.00
1979-S (type 2)   $95.00 to $110.00 1999-S Silver   $220.00 to $250.00
1980-S   $7.00 to $9.00 2000-S (10pc)   $15.00 to $17.00
1981-S   $7.00 to $9.00 2000-S Quarters   $12.00 to $14.00
1981-S (type 2)   $275.00 to $350.00 2000-S Silver   $25.00 to $30.00
1982-S   $3.00 to $4.00 2001-S (10pc)   $60.00 to $70.00
1983-S   $4.50 to $6.00 2001-S Quarters   $25.00 to $30.00
1983-S (no 'S' 10 cent)   $950.00 to $1,100.00 2001-S Silver   $95.00 to $110.00
1983-S Pres.   $80.00 to $95.00 2002-S (10pc)   $40.00 to $45.00
1984-S   $7.00 to $9.00 2002-S Quarters   $20.00 to $25.00
1984-S Pres.   $18.00 to $21.00 2002-S Silver   $60.00 to $70.00
1985-S   $3.50 to $5.00   

Mint Sets

Note: The listed prices are indications of the coin marketplace only, and are not offers to buy or sell. Prices will fluctuate due to many factors, and an individual set may trade for more or less than the range given.
MINT SETS Price Range   MINT SETS CONTINUED Price Range
1947*   $950.00 to $1,100.00 1975   $7.00 to $9.00
1948*   $425.00 to $525.00 1976-S (3pc)   $12.00 to $15.00
1949**   $600.00 to $725.00 1976   $7.00 to $9.00
1951   $600.00 to $725.00 1977   $6.00 to $8.00
1952   $550.00 to $650.00 1978   $7.00 to $9.00
1953   $400.00 to $500.00 1979   $4.00 to $6.00
1954   $200.00 to $240.00 1980   $5.00 to $6.00
1955   $120.00 to $150.00 1981**   $11.00 to $13.00
1956   $110.00 to $140.00 1984   $3.50 to $4.50
1957   $180.00 to $220.00 1985   $5.00 to $6.00
1958   $110.00 to $140.00 1986   $15.00 to $18.00
1959***   $35.00 to $45.00 1987   $5.00 to $7.00
1960   $20.00 to $25.00 1988   $5.00 to $7.00
1961   $35.00 to $40.00 1989   $4.50 to $6.00
1962   $14.00 to $17.00 1990   $4.00 to $6.00
1963   $10.00 to $12.00 1991   $7.00 to $10.00
1964   $8.00 to $10.00 1992   $4.00 to $6.00
1965 SMS   $9.00 to $11.00 1993   $8.00 to $10.00
1966 SMS   $10.00 to $12.00 1994   $7.00 to $9.00
1967 SMS   $16.00 to $18.00 1995   $20.00 to $25.00
1968   $2.50 to $3.50 1996   $15.00 to $18.00
1969   $4.50 to $6.00 1997   $30.00 to $35.00
1970   $16.00 to $18.00 1998   $11.00 to $13.00
1970 sm date   $35.00 to $45.00 1999   $25.00 to $35.00
1971   $2.50 to $3.00 2000   $11.00 to $13.00
1972   $2.50 to $3.00 2001   $16.00 to $18.00
1973   $17.00 to $20.00 2002   $13.00 to $15.00
1974   $5.00 to $7.00 2003   $20.00 to $25.00
*Note: No mint sets were issued in 1950,82,83.
**Note: 1947-58 are Treasury issued double sets.
***Note: 1959 to current are single issue sets.

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