Proposed Image for the Reverse of the New Dollar Coin

Description (Brief)
Although Gasparro made many drawings of eagles for the reverse of the new dollar coin, the mint ultimately chose to use a reverse that was very similar to that on the 1971—1974 Dwight D. Eisenhower dollar (an adaptation of the Apollo II insignia,) for the Susan B. Anthony dollar.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
Gasparro, Frank
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall material)
overall: 16.5 cm x 15.4 cm; 6 1/2 in x 6 1/16 in
image: 14.1 cm; 5 9/16 in
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Art - Currency
Coins, Currency and Medals
Art of Gasparro
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Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
Art of Gasparro
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Christina Gasparro Hansen

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