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How much is a 1954 silver coin worth?

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The worth of a 1954 silver coin depends on the type of coin and its condition. Common 1954 silver coins are the Roosevelt dime, Washington quarter and Franklin half dollar.

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How much is a 1954 silver coin worth?
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Because the value of silver coins is typically determined by melt value, a number linked to the current cost of silver, coin value tends to fluctuate in time. As of early 2015, a 1954 Franklin half dollar in perfect condition is worth $8 to $9.48. Half dollars minted in San Francisco, which is denoted by a tiny "S" on the back side of the coin, are more rare and have a higher valuation. Half dollars in average condition are worth about $6.31 regardless of mint location. A 1954 quarter is worth around $3. An average 1954 dime is worth about $2.

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