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Walking Liberty Half Dollars

The Walking Liberty Half Dollar is one of the most iconic half dollars in the coin world. It obtained such memorable name from is amazing full-bodied liberty design of Lady Liberty proudly walking over the sunrise. Its reverse had an eagle spreading its wings preparing to take flight. This legendary design was created by Adolph A. Weinman. The design was chosen in a competition over many other designers. The Walking Liberty Half Dollar was minted form 1916-1947 and it is composed of 90% silver and 10% copper.

Walking Liberty Half Dollar Value

The Walking Liberty Half Dollar value varies depending on year, mint mark, mintage, and quality. Common date uncirculated versions of this coin can cost you as little as $30 while key date coins can cost tens of thousands. Just to name a few, the key dates in the Walking Liberty Half Dollar series are the following: 1916-S Walking Liberty Half Dollar, 1919-D Walking Liberty Half Dollar, and the 1921 Walking Liberty Half Dollar.

How can you buy Walking Liberty Half Dollars?

Bullion Shark carries a large inventory of NGC certified and PCGS certified coins as well as rolls and individual ungraded coins. Check out our large selection on our website or call us at 516-739-5822 to speak with a numismatic expert.


Walking Liberty Half Dollars

Walking Liberty Half Dollar Coins FAQs

The composition of the Walking Liberty half dollar is 90% silver and 10% copper.
The Walking Liberty half dollar has a silver content of 0.36169 troy oz.
The Walking Liberty half dollar was designed by Adolph A. Weinman, a well-known sculptor and engraver. This design was used for the modern day Silver Eagle and the 2016 Gold Walking Liberty.
Philadelphia, Denver and San Francisco.
On the obverse (front) 1916-1917 and the reverse (back) 1917-1947.
Yes. 1936-1942 the Philadelphia mint produced proof Walking Liberty half dollars.