50 Cents, United States, 1916

50 Cents, United States, 1916

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 cent coin
United States, 1916
Obverse Image: Liberty walking toward a rising sun. Her right arm is outstretched, and she carries laurel and oak branches in her left.
Obverse Text: LIBERTY / IN GOD WE TRUST / S / 1916
Reverse Image: Eagle perched on a mountain crag, wings spread.
Reverse Text: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / HALF DOLLAR
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1916
designer
Weinman, Adolph A.
maker
U.S. Mint, San Francisco
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 30.5 mm; x 1 3/16 in
ID Number
1985.0441.1411
accession number
1985.0441
catalog number
1985.0441.1411
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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