Tag Archives: Silver half dollar

Walking Liberty Key Dates

Walking Liberty Key Dates The beautiful Walking Liberty Half Dollar, minted from 1916 to 1947, remains a favorite among collectors, in part because of the artistry of its design. The obverse features a striding Lady Liberty. The reverse depicts a gorgeous perched eagle, with wings half extended. Several of the issues had quite limited production and… Read More »

Silver Coins for Christmas

It’s not too early to begin thinking about gift-giving for the Christmas season. Consider giving silver coins for Christmas. These coins are actually quite affordable and can make a truly cherished gift. Gift-Giving at the First Christmas If you are familiar with the Christmas story, you’ll remember that the Three Wise Men, visitors from the East,… Read More »

Silver Coin Collecting Tips

For the beginner, silver coins are often the best of the precious metals to start with.  Up until 1965, it was the major component of dimes, quarters, half dollars in the United States. There is a large supply of silver coins available to purchase for investment and collecting. Many of these silver coins can be purchased… Read More »