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Missouri Centennial half dollar - Circulation 50 028

Code : KM# 149.1

  • General

  • Name
    Missouri Centennial half dollar - Circulation 50 028
  • Code
    KM# 149.1
  • Status
    Reference
  • Country
    United States
  • Value
    50
  • Unit
    cent
  • Year
    1921
  • Catalog
    KRAUSE
  • Catalog No
    KM# 149.1
  • Content

  • Type
    Commemorative
  • Series
    Early United States commemorative coins | 50 Cents Silver (1892-1954)
  • Obverse legend
    UNITED STATES OF AMERICA | 1821 | 1921 | HALF DOLLAR
  • Reverse legend
    MISSOURI CENTENNIAL | SEDALIA
  • Edge
    Reeded
  • Group
    Новая группа
  • Parametres

  • Shape
    Round
  • Orientation
    Coin (180°)
  • Material
    Silver
  • Fineness
    900
  • Weight
    12.5
  • Diameter
    30.61
  • Thickness
    2.15
  • Mint
    Philadelphia Mint
  • Circulation
    50 028
  • Issue period
    1921
  • Description

  • Description


    The Missouri Centennial Half Dollar was released in 1921 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Missouri’s admission into the Union.

    The obverse design features a bust of Daniel Boone wearing his famous coon-skin cap and deer-skin coat.

    The reversefeatures Daniel Boone, with his power horn and rifle, directing the attention of an Indian to the westward course of the white man and the name of the city, Sedalia, where the centennial celebration was held.

    Mint: Philadelphia

    Designer: Robert Aitken

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