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Why purchase this flawless 2013-S Five-Star Generals Commemorative Proof Half Dollar?
In 2013, the U.S. Mint issued a series of commemorative coins to celebrate the 132nd Anniversary of the establishment of the United States Army Command and General Staff College located at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. This half dollar coin from the series honors Five Star Generals Henry Arnold and Omar N. Bradley. The 30.61 mm diameter proof coin is a product of the San Francisco Mint, its final mintage reported to be 47,326.
Handsomely Detailed Portraits
Generals Arnold and Bradley are depicted on the obverse with astoundingly lifelike detail, with the five star emblem between them. The design by Phebe Hemphill includes the inscriptions "HENRY HAP ARNOLD," "OMAR N. BRADLEY," "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" and the year of issue "2013."
The reverse, also created by Hemphill, features the heraldic crest of Fort Leavenworth, encircled by the inscriptions "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM," "S" and "HALF DOLLAR."
Pristine Proof 70 Ultra Cameo with Distinctive Camo Label
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) judged this 2013-S Five Star Generals Commemorative Half Dollar Proof featuring Arnold and Bradley to be in perfect Proof 70 condition. For the sharply struck contrast between its frosted and mirrored finishes, the half dollar was additionally awarded the designation Ultra Cameo (UC). The proof is presented in a NGC protective holder, accompanied by a Camo style certification label.
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|Year of Issue:||2013|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||Generals Arnold and Bradley|
|Reverse Design:||Fort Leavenworth crest|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Phebe Hemphill|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Barbara Fox and Joseph Menna|
Phebe Hemphill is a prolific American medallic sculptor and designer who has been on the sculpting-engraving staff of the United States Mint since 2006.