1991 Mount Rushmore Anniversary Proof Half Dollar
Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the completion of Mount Rushmore, this exquisitely designed coin is a limited edition tribute to one of America’s most popular historic symbols, and a fine addition to any veteran or beginning coin collection. Minted in 90% silver and containing 0.7734 Troy oz of silver, the 1991 Mount Rushmore Anniversary Proof Half Dollar comes in the original US Mint packaging and is in like new condition.
This exceedingly popular coin has long been considered the paragon of minting skill, with each coin featuring the historic sculpture bordered by frosted edges on mirror-like surfaces, with bison on the reverse. The memorial displays 60 foot sculptures of four famous Presidents; Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt. The monument attracts nearly three million visitors every year and remains a testament to our American heritage. The carving commenced in 1927 and finally completed in 1941.
This stunning coin is an excellent tribute to America’s beloved monument and deserves a place in every collection.