1998 Black Revolutionary War Patriots Commemorative Uncirculated Silver Dollar

Item Number: 72595
Product Type:  Coin
Size: 1 1/2 inch (38.1mm) Round
Material: 0.86 oz .900 Silver uncirculated
(0.7734 oz of Silver)
Price: $69.99

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coin packaging1998 Black Revolutionary War Patriots Commemorative Uncirculated Silver Dollar 

When people think of the patriots who fought for the United States' freedom, most are unaware that Minted to honor black Revolutionary War patriots as well as the 275th anniversary of the birth of the first black Revolutionary War patriot, Crispus Attucks, the 1998 Black Revolutionary War Patriots Commemorative Silver Dollar serves as a reminder that the first man to fall in the cause of liberty was an African American man.

This silver dollar, minted in 90% silver and containing 0.7734 Troy oz of silver, has a diameter of 38.1mm and a weight of 26.73 grams. The obverse of the coin was designed by John Mercanti and highlights a picture of patriot Crispus Attucks. Ed Dwight was the first African American trained to be an astronaut, and designed the reverse. It depicts the Black Patriots Memorial, meant to honor the African American Revolutionary patriots and their families.

Minted in 1998 by the US Mint, this coin is in like new condition and includes the original US Mint packaging with certificate of authenticity. Own this unique coin for a perfect addition to your collection, or as a rich reminder of our diverse American history.