$100 Face Bag of 200 90% Silver 1964 Kennedy Half Dollars
This $100 Face Bag of 1964 Kennedy Half Dollars provides a fast and easy way for silver stackers to add a considerable amount of constitutional (90%) silver to their holdings easily. These coins bear the image of one of the most popular American presidents of the 20th century, John F. Kennedy, and were minted the year after his untimely death.
Design of these 1964 Kennedy Half Dollars
The obverse of these 1964 Kennedy Half Dollars have an image of Kennedy facing to the left of the coin. He bears the image of quiet confidence. The part of his hair is visible on the left, and a wisp of it at the back adds to the youthful look. The national motto, “IN GOD WE TRUST,” is separated by the base of Kennedy’s neck, which bears the initials “GR” for designer Gilroy Roberts. The word “LIBERTY” arches over the image along the rim, and the year, “1964,” is inscribed at the bottom.
The image on the reverse is Frank Gasparro’s adaptation of the Presidential Seal. Two inscriptions, “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA” at the top and “HALF DOLLAR” at the bottom, run along the rim. In the center of the design is a shield, which has thirteen stripes. An eagle guards the shield, spreading its wings on either side of it. A ribbon that is held in the eagle’s beak and opens over its head bears the words “E PLURIBUS UNUM” (From many, one). Thirteen stars, which, like the stripes on the shield, represent the original thirteen states, also arch over the eagle’s head. Behind the stars and ribbon are rays that emanate from the shield. In its talons, the eagle bears important symbols, one of peace, an olive branch, and the others symbols of America’s willingness to defend her values, arrows.
Why add these 1964 Kennedy Half Dollars to your collection?
This $100 Face Bag of 1964 Kennedy Half Dollars includes two hundred coins from the only year in which piece consisted of 90% silver. Each of the coins has .36169 Troy oz. of silver, which means that the bag contains 72.338 Troy oz. These coins make excellent additions to the stacks of any fan of constitutional silver, but individual coins can also make excellent gifts to any of the many people who have nostalgia for President John Kennedy.
|Year of Issue:||1964|
|Quantity:||$100 Face Value Bag - 200 Coins|
|Weight in Grams:||11.250 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.3617 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|