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US Commemorative Half Dollar 1892-1925

 

Face value: half dollar ($1/2=50 cents)

Composition: silver 0.900
Diameter 30.6 mm.
Weight 12.5 g.
Edge: Reeded

 

 

COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1915 COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION

Price for coin in VF condition $25-35

Minted:
1892

Reverse: Santa Maria sailing left, two globes below
Reverse legend: WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION CHICAGO / 1492 / 1892

Obverse: Christopher Columbus bust right
Obverse legend: COLUMBIAN HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Number in Krause catalog: KM#117

 

 

 

PANAMA-PACIFIC EXPOSITION

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1915 PANAMA-PACIFIC EXPOSITION

Price for coin in VF condition $100-150

Minted:
1915

Reverse: Columbia standing, sunset in background
Reverse legend: PANAMA-PACIFIC EXPOSITION / 1915

Obverse: Eagle standing on shield
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / IN GOD WE TRUST

Number in Krause catalog: KM#135

 

 

 

ILLINOIS CENTENNIAL - LINCOLN

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1918 LLINOIS

Price for coin in XF condition $40-60

Minted:
1918

Reverse: Eagle standing left
Reverse legend:  HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / STATE SOVEREIGNTY NATIONAL UNION

Obverse: Abraham Lincoln bust right
Obverse legend: CENTENIAL OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS / IN GOD WE TRUST / LIBERTY / 1918

Number in Krause catalog: KM#143

 

 

 

MAINE CENTENNIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1920 MAINE

Price for coin in XF condition $100-120

Minted:
1920

Reverse: Legend within wreath
Reverse legend:  MAINE CENTENNIAL 1820-1920 / E PLURIBUS UNUM / LIBERTY / IN GOD WE TRUST

Obverse: Arms of the State of Maine
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Number in Krause catalog: KM#146

 

 

 

PILGRIM TERCENTENARY

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1920 PILGRIM

Price for coin in XF condition $70-90

Minted:
1920

Reverse: Mayflower sailing left
Reverse legend:  PILGRIM TERCENTENARY CELEBRATION / 1620-1920

Obverse: William Bradford half-length left
Obverse legend: PILGRIM HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / IN GOD WE TRUST

Number in Krause catalog: KM#147

 

 

 

ALABAMA CENTENNIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1921 ALABAMA

Price for coin in XF condition $120-150

Minted:
1921

Reverse: Eagle left on shield
Reverse legend:  STATE OF ALABAMA /  1819 CENTENNIAL 1919

Obverse: William W. Bibb and T.E. Kilby conjoint busts left
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / IN GOD WE TRUST / BIBB 1921 KILBY

Number in Krause catalog: KM#148

 

 

 

MISSOURI CENTENNIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1921 MISSOURI

Price for coin in XF condition $300-400

Minted:
1921

Reverse: Frontiersman and Native American standing left
Reverse legend:  MISSOURI CENTENNIAL / SEDALIA

Obverse: Frontiersman in coonskin cap left
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1821 1921

Number in Krause catalog: KM#149

 

 

 

GRANT MEMORIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1922 GRANT MEMORIAL

Price for coin in XF condition $150-200

Minted:
1922

Reverse: Birthplace in Point Pleasant, Ohio
Reverse legend:  IN GOD WE TRUST / E PLURIBUS UNUM

Obverse: Grant bust right
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / ULYSSES GRANT 1822 1922

Number in Krause catalog: KM#151

 

 

 

MONROE DOCTRINE CENTENNIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1923 MONROE DOCTRINE

Price for coin in XF condition $50-70

Minted:
1923

Reverse: Western Hemisphere portrayed by two female figures
Reverse legend:  MONROE DOCTRINE CENTENNIAL 1823 1923 / LOS ANGELES

Obverse: James Monroe and John Quincy Adams conjoint busts left
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / IN GOD WE TRUST 1923 / MONROE ADAMS

Number in Krause catalog: KM#153

 

 

 

HUGUENOT-WALLOON TERCENTENARY

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1924 HUGUENOT-WALLOON

Price for coin in XF condition $100-120

Minted:
1924

Reverse: Nieuw Nederland sailing left
Reverse legend:  HUGUENOT-WALLOON TERCENTENARY / 1624 1924 / FOUNDING OF NEW NETHERLANDS

Obverse: Huguenot leader Gaspard de Coligny and William I of Orange conjoint busts right
Obverse legend: HUGUENOT-HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / IN GOD WE TRUST 1923 / COLIGNY WILLIAM THE SILENT

Number in Krause catalog: KM#154

 

 

 

CALIFORNIA DIAMOND JUBILEE

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1925 CALIFORNIA

Price for coin in XF condition $120-150

Minted:
1925

Reverse: Grizzly bear walking left
Reverse legend: LIBERTY / IN GOD WE TRUST / CALIFORNIA'S DIAMOND JUBILEE 1925

Obverse: Fourty-Niner kneeling panning for gold
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM

Number in Krause catalog: KM#155

 

 

 

LEXINGTON-CONCORD SESQUICENTENNIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1925 LEXINGTON-CONCORD

Price for coin in XF condition $80-100

Minted:
1925

Reverse: Old Belfry at Lexington
Reverse legend: LEXINGTON-CONCORD SESQUICENTENNIAL / OLD BELFRY LEXINGTON 1775-1925

Obverse: Concord's Minute Man statue
Obverse legend: PATRIOT HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / CONCORD MINUTMAN / IN GOD WE TRUST

Number in Krause catalog: KM#156

 

 

 

STONE MOUNTAIN MEMORIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1925 STONE MOUNTAIN

Price for coin in XF condition $80-100

Minted:
1925

Reverse: Eagle on rock at right
Reverse legend: IN GOD WE TRUST / STONE MOUNTAIN 1925

Obverse: Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson mounted left
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / E PLURIBUS UNUM / MEMORIAL TO THE VALOR OF THE SOLDIER OF THE SOUTH / LIBERTY

Number in Krause catalog: KM#157

 

 

 

FORT VANCOUVER CENTENNIAL

 

US coin 1/2 dollar 1925 FORT VANCOUVER

Price for coin in XF condition $250-300

Minted:
1925

Reverse: Frontiersmen standing with musket, Ft. Vancouver in background
Reverse legend:  FORT VANCOUVER CENTENNIAL / VANCOUVER WASHINGTON FOUNDED 1825 SY HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY

Obverse: John McLoughlin bust left
Obverse legend: HALF DOLLAR / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / 1825 1925 IN GOD WE TRUST

Number in Krause catalog: KM#158

 

 

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