Why order this 2019-D+S Rocketship Commemorative 2-Coin Set?
2019 marks the 50th anniversary of man's first visit to the moon, and the U.S Mint is celebrating the occasion with this Rocketship Set. The glow in the dark packaging makes it the perfect way to share your favorite hobby with children. Simply put the Rocketship packaging in direct sunlight for five minutes and then take it into a dark room to see the effect. This set celebrates the contributions of Native Americans to the U.S space program. One coin is a Proof Native American Dollar and the other is an Uncirculated Kennedy Half Dollar.
Powerful Mary Golda Ross Design
The 2019 Native American Dollar honors the role of American Indians in the Space Program. The obverse features Sacajawea holding her son, Jean Baptiste, on her back. They are joined by the inscriptions "LIBERTY" and "IN GOD WE TRUST." Mary Golda Ross, America's first known woman and Native American engineer, calculates equations on the reverse. Also included in the design is a space walking astronaut who represents Native American Astronauts such as John Herrington.
The Kennedy Half Dollar bears its traditional designs. On the obverse is Gilroy Roberts's left-side profile of President John F. Kennedy. He is joined by the inscriptions "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST," and "2019." Frank Gasparro's adaptation of the Presidential Seal is on the reverse. It is joined by the rim inscriptions "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA" and "HALF DOLLAR."
Buy this 2-Coin 2019-D+S Rocketship Commemorative Set for a young collector today.
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Learn the back story of this intriguing new issue in the popular Native American dollar coin series, and how key elements of the U.S. space program were made possible by the amazing work of a Native-American engineer named Mary Golda Ross who was part of a top secret-team.