Starting with 1965-dated pieces, the percentage of fine silver was reduced from 90% to 40%. Beginning in 1992, the Mint offered special, 90% silver Kennedy Half Dollars for sale to collectors (available only as Proofs). In 1998 only, 90% silver Half Dollar Proofs were issued in both brilliant and matte formats. These later 90% silver Half Dollars are included with the 1964 issues as a distinct type because of their similar metal content. Each bag contains approximately 71.5 ozt of pure silver.
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