US Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Half Dollar 1892 and 1893
You have the first commemorative coin issued by the United States. There have been oodles more afterwards.
Coin: 1351 , Genre: United States
Requested by: don wright, Sun, 20-Sep-2009 23:58:02 GMT
Answered by: Chris, Tue, 14-May-2013 11:55:46 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Tue, 14-May-2013 11:55:46 GMT
Requester description: 1893 i have a 1893 columbian 1/2 dollar in very good condition (no mint mark)unidentified person on the front and a sailing ship on the backwhich is marked as (WORLDS COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION CHICAGO
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