Why buy this Proof Silver 2017-P $1 Boys Town Centennial Commemorative?
Buying this Silver 2017-P $1 Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Proof is the perfect way to honor and help one of America's most beloved charities. It bears a "P" Mint mark, which indicates that it was struck at the Philadelphia Mint. Struck from .7734 fine silver, this coin, along with its business strike counterpart, is part of a mintage of 350,000 pieces.
Powerful designs by Emily Damstra
The obverse of the design, which, like the reverse, was created by Emily Damstra and sculpted by Joseph Menna, features a young girl sitting on the ground and looking for hope as she stares up at an oak tree. "BOYS TOWN" is inscribed at the top, while "WHEN YOU HELP A CHILD TODAY..." is inscribed at the bottom.
"...YOU WRITE THE HISTORY OF TOMORROW," completes the quote on the reverse. Above, a powerful oak tree provides shelter to a family that holds hands under it.
Virtually flawless Proof 69 Ultra Cameo Early Releases
The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) awarded this coin their second highest grade, Proof 69, which means that it has a minor flaw or two but appears perfect to the naked eye. They also certified it as an Ultra Cameo, which means that the contrasts between its frosted devices and mirrored fields are particularly strong, and as an Early Release, which indicates that NGC received it for grading no more than thirty days after its initial release.
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This 2017-P Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Silver Dollar Proof NGC PF69 UC ER 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|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Weight in Grams:||26.73 g|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
Each year, the United States Mint releases two congressionally-authorized commemorative coin programs. In 2017, one of those programs features the centennial of the founding of Boys Town with the issue of three coins: a gold half eagle, a silver dollar, and a clad half dollar.