Expert Comments

Jaime Hernandez

The Mint began sales of the 2012 Kennedy Half Dollars on May 15, 2012. The coins did not enter circulation and were only offered to the public at a premium over face value.

The Mint offered the coins in 200 coin bags at an issue price of $139.95 for each bag. Each bag contained 100 coins from the Philadelphia Mint and 100 from the Denver Mint.

The Mint also offered 2-20 coin roll sets and had an issue price of $32.95 for the 2-20 coin roll set. Each 20 coin roll set had 20 coins from the Philadelphia Mint and the second from the Denver Mint.

Diameter
30.61 millimeters
Designer
Gilroy Roberts/Frank Gasparro
Edge
Reeded
Mintage
1800000
Weight
11.30 grams
Metal Content
75% Copper, 25% Nickel over a pure Copper center
Region
The United States of America
Pop Higher
0
Pop Lower
510
Price Guide
PCGS Population
Auctions - PCGS Graded
Auctions - NGC Graded