1996 Smithsonian 150th Anniversary Uncirculated Silver Dollar

Item Number: 71024
Product Type:  Coin
Size: 1 1/2 inch (38.1mm) Round
Material: 0.84 oz .900 Silver uncirculated
(0.76 oz of Silver)
Price: $69.99
 

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1996 Smithsonian 150th Anniversary Uncirculated Silver Dollar 

1996 Smithsonian 150th Anniversary Uncirculated Silver DollarOne of the most stunning and beautiful coins released by the US Mint, the 1996 Smithsonian 150th Anniversary Uncirculated Silver Dollar was issued to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Smithsonian Institution, which was established in 1846. The Smithsonian complex holds over 137 million items and is sought out by more than 30 million visitors every year.

The silver dollar, minted in 90% silver and containing 0.76 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 Thomas D. Rogers, Sr. and depicts the elevation of the first Smithsonian Institution building known as the Castle building, with laurel flanking the sides. The reverse, by John Mercanti, features a symbolic goddess sitting atop a globe, carrying the torch of knowledge in one hand and in the other holding a scroll depicting the words "art, history, and science.”

Minted in 1996 by the US Mint, this coin is in like new condition and includes the original US Mint packaging with certificate of authenticity. Own the 1996 Smithsonian 150th Anniversary Uncirculated Silver Dollar today and add a handsome coin to your commemorative collection.