The Franklin Pierce dollar coin has a face value of $1. The coin is part of the presidential dollar coin set for production by the U.S. Mint between 2007 to 2016. The set includes a coin for each president from George Washington to Gerald Ford.
The melt value of the Franklin Pierce dollar coin is based on the market price of its metals. It is made from 88.5 percent copper, 6 percent zinc, 3.5 percent manganese and 2 percent nickel. Some coins in the series have enhanced value to collectors, such as the 2007 John Adams coin that is missing edge lettering. The collector's value of a coin can increase over time.