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  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin obverse
    Obverse
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin reverse
    Reverse
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin in box
    Presentation Box
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin with cert
    Certificate
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin obverse
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin reverse
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin in box
  • 2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin with cert
Product ID
13815
Stock status
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Intrinsic Value
£957.95
Premium
30%
Surcharge
£200.00
Estimated UK Delivery
£6.00

2014 John F. Kennedy Gold Proof Half Dollar Coin

2014 50th Anniversary of the John F. Kennedy Half Dollar Gold Proof Coin.

This 2014 gold proof coin marks the 50th anniversary since the first Kennedy half dollars were minted. 

The coin is struck from 999.9 fine (24 carat) gold and contains 3/4 of an ounce of the precious metal. 

£1,445.34

(VAT Exempt)
Totals are approximate until metal prices are confirmed on the next LBMA fix.

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Kennedy Half Dollar

The first Kennedy half dollar was issued in 1964. It is the Kennedy 50 cent coin to be struck in 90% pure silver, with later dates being silver clad or base metal.

President John F. Kennedy (1961-1963)

President John F. Kennedy was inaugurated as the 35th president of the United States on 20th January 1961.

Born on 29th May 1917, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the second of eight children born to Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. and Rose Kennedy (née Fitzgerald).

JFK served in the U.S. Navy Reserve between 1941-1945 where he was given command of the Patrol Torpedo Boat - 109 (PT-109). Kennedy's actions in saving his crew after PT-109 struck the Japanese destroyer Amagiri earned him a Purple Heart and the Navy and Marine Corps. medal.

After a number of years in the House of Representatives and the US Senate, Kennedy beat Richard Nixon in the 1960 presidential election and became the youngest elected US president at the age of 42.

JFK was assassinated on 22nd November 1963 in Dallas, Texas.

Obverse

The obverse features the image of JFK as designed by the US Mint's Chief Engraver, Gilroy Roberts.

It also contains the inscriptions:

LIBERTY

IN GOD WE TRUST

1964 - 2014

Reverse

The reverse was designed by Frank Gasparro and shows a modified versionof the presidential seal. It features the heraldic eagle holding an olive brand in one talon, with 13 arrows in the other. A vertical striped shield appears in front of the eagle, with a border of stars circling the image. The inscription reads:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA • HALF DOLLAR

E PLURIBUS UNUM

3/4 oz • .9999 FINE GOLD

Specification

MetalGold
Diameter30.6 mm
Weight / Size3/4 Ounce
Gold Weight Troy Ounces0.75
Silver Weight Troy Ounces0
Fineness / Carat0.9999 / 24
Mintage Figure75,000
Obverse DesignerGilroy Roberts
Reverse DesignerFrank Gasparro
Mint / BrandUS Mint
CountryUnited States of America
Terms & Delivery

Terms of Sale - Key Points

You can find more information on payment and identification requirements.

Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes, therefore some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Delivery Information

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 
  • International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

Orders under £60

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.
  • International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

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Postal Insurance

We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

  • Orders < £1500 there is no additional fee
  • Orders > £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

If you require any assistance please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase.