Why should you add this 2-Coin Set - (2017) United States Smithsonian - William Barber 1877 1 oz. Silver medal to your collection?
The William Barber U.S. Coin was originally introduced in 1877 as an effort to subsidize the scarcity of paper money in the 1800's. Eventually, the coin was denied by the House of Representatives but surviving this denial were the original designs intended for the Half-Union coin that this 2-coin set is fashioned after.
Featuring William Barber's original designs
The obverse features a left-facing portrait of Lady Liberty, a design that was originally created by the 5th Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint William Barber in 1877.
An ornate American bald eagle adorns the reverse of this silver medal engraved in the design is the medal's year of release and metal content.
Graded Proof 70 Ultra Cameo by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC)
This medal has been graded and certified as Proof 70 Ultra Cameo by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) this means that the coin is superb in every aspect of the strike, quality and visual appeal creating a highly sought-after addition to any collection. The set features an exclusive Smithsonian label only available with MCM.
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|Year of Issue:||(2017)|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Smithsonian Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Liberty facing left, surrounded by 13 stars|
|Reverse Design:||Heraldic Eagle and shield|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||William Barber|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||William Barber|