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1970-D HALF DOLLAR

Mintage:
Circulation strikes: 2,150,000
Proofs: 0

Designer: Obverse by Gilroy Roberts; reverse by Frank Gasparro

Diameter: 31 millimeters

Metal Content:
Outer layers - 80% Silver, 20% Copper
Center - 79% Copper, 21% Silver

Weight: 178 grains (11.5 grams)

Edge: Reeded

Mintmark: "D" (for Denver, CO) centered above the date

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Sources and/or recommended reading:
"The PCGS Population Report, August 2000" by The Professional Coin Grading Service