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US 50 cents commemorative coins

Grant Memorial half dollar - Circulation 67 405

Code : KM# 151.1

  • General

  • Name
    Grant Memorial half dollar - Circulation 67 405
  • Code
    KM# 151.1
  • Status
    Reference
  • Country
    United States
  • Value
    50
  • Unit
    cent
  • Year
    1922
  • Catalog
    KRAUSE
  • Catalog No
    KM# 151.1
  • Content

  • Type
    Commemorative
  • Series
    Early United States commemorative coins | 50 Cents Silver (1892-1954)
  • Obverse legend
    UNITED STATES OF AMERICA | HALF DOLLAR | ULYSSES S. GRANT | 1822-1922
  • Reverse legend
    IN GOD WE TRUST | E PLURIBUS UNUM
  • Edge
    Reeded
  • Group
    3
  • Parametres

  • Shape
    Round
  • Orientation
    Coin (180°)
  • Material
    Silver
  • Fineness
    900
  • Weight
    12.5
  • Diameter
    30.61
  • Thickness
    2.15
  • Mint
    Philadelphia Mint
  • Circulation
    67 405
  • Issue period
    1922
  • Description

  • Description


    The Grant Memorial Half Dollar was released in 1922 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of General Ulysses S. Grant’s birth.

    The obverse design features a strong profile portrait of General Grant.

    The reverse features a sketch of the historic log cabin in which Grant was born.

    Mint: Philadelphia

    Designer: Laura Gardin Fraser

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