Now you can purchase 40 percent silver coins in a $1,000 face value increments to add to your collection of coins and precious metals. These coins are highly collectible and sought after by a number of investors, due to the fact that they are no longer in circulation. One of the coins you will find in the bags is the Kennedy Half Dollar, which was minted in between the years of 1965 up to 1970. Each of the silver coins that you will receive will contain about 295 ounces of pure silver, which make them extremely collectible. Each of the coins are also composed of up to 40 percent silver and will arrive to you in varying degrees of condition.
The Kennedy Half Dollar coins, which were released back in 1964 were not in circulation for long. At the time it was in circulation they were in high demand, and as a result snapped up by both collectors and investors. The coins were designed to commemorate the late President John F. Kennedy and as a result featured his profile. The coins, which were originally produced in 1964 contained 90 percent silver. However, in 1965, the mint began to create the coins with only 40 percent silver, which continued through 1970. In 1971 all pure silver was removed from the composition of the coins that were put into circulation.
Each of the coins in the bag are designed to reflect one of the most revered and beloved presidents that was in office in the 20th century. Additionally, it was Kennedy’s wife, Jacqueline who made the recommendation that the half dollar coin would be the one to commemorate her late husband. The reasoning behind this was that she did not want to remove the image of George Washington from the face of the quarter.
All orders placed with Silver.com are shipped in inconspicuous packaging and mailed with care. We use bubble wrap and other materials to ensure the safe delivery of your metals. For questions about our selection of 40% silver coins, the ordering process or anything else, you can get in touch with one of our representatives at 1-888-989-7223. You may also send us an email or an instant message through the live chat.