How much are my U.S. 1940 Half dollar worth?

About 1940 Walking Liberty Halves

This is the first issue of Walkers from the Philadelphia Mint in the 1940’s and the least common. Still extremely common with coins through the AU range worth no more than the scrap silver value. The date is readily available in Mint State up to MS67. Only its finest grade, MS68, is scarce. A beautiful issue with an incredible strike that comes with either bright white luster or luminous golden toning.



Coin Date: 1940
Denom: 50c / Half dollar
Desg: MS
Mint Mark: P
Mint Location: Philadelphia
Mintage: 9,156,000
Coinage Type: Walking Liberty
Coinage Years: 1916-1947
Composition: 90% silver; 10% copper
Strike Type: Business
Diameter: 30.6 mm
Weight: 12.5 gr
Designer: Adolph A. Weinman
Edge: Reeded
PCGS #: 6609
NGC ID: 24RZ
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