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2017-D Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Half Dollar GEM BU in its Original Government Packaging

2017-D Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Half Dollar GEM BU OGP
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Why add this 2017-D Clad Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Half Dollar - GEM BU in Original Mint Packaging to your collection?

This stunning half dollar was issued by the United States Mint in 2017 to mark the 100th anniversary of the Boys Town organization, which has grown since its founding in 1917 to be one of the largest non-for profits in the United States. Originally known as Father Flanagan's Home for Boys, the group seeks to help at risk children and their families, providing support and resources for all kinds of problems kids might be facing. This poignant commemorative piece belongs in a place of pride in your collection!

  • This half dollar was struck from 11.34 g of copper-nickel.
  • This issue was struck at the Denver mint and bears its "D" mint mark.
  • This commemorative piece honors the Boys Town organization.
  • Final mintage is reported to be 23,164 pieces.
  • This half dollar remains in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition.
  • This piece will arrive in its Original Government Packaging.

Touching Obverse and Reverse Design

Obverse: The obverse depicts a younger brother being led by his older brother as they head for Father Flanagan’s Boys Home. A Pylon that reads "Boys Town" symbolizes what the organization would grown into. Inscriptions on this face include "BOYS TOWN," the dates "1917" and "2017," "LIBERTY," "SAVING CHILDREN," and "IN GOD WE TRUST."

Reverse: The reverse shows a Boys Town neighborhood in the modern-day. Here children grow up and are cared for by nurturing families before they go on to graduate from both the Boys Town program and high school. Inscriptions on this face include "E PLURIBUS UNUM," "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "SAVING FAMILIES," and the denomination, "HALF DOLLAR."

Gorgeous GEM BU in Original Government Packaging

This Denver Mint struck half dollar remains in GEM Brilliant Uncirculated condition and will arrive in its original packaging from the United States Mint.

Don't miss your chance to honor Boys Town with this stunning commemorative half dollar. Add it to your ModernCoinMart order today!



This 2017-D Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Half Dollar GEM BU OGP is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.

Year of Issue:2017
Mint:U.S. Mint
Mint Mark:D
Branch:Denver
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM BU
Finish:Mint State
Packaging:Original Government Packaging
Composition:Copper-Nickel
Diameter:30.6 mm
Country:United States
Legal Tender:United States
Currency:Dollar
Denomination:0.50
Mintage:300,000
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