The first commemorative coins that were issued by the United States were minted for the 1892-93 World's Columbian Exposition, held in Chicago. Rarely does NGC designate Columbian Halves as being Prooflike (PL).
- Contains .3617 oz of Silver.
- NGC encapsulation offers protection and guarantees the Mint State-62 PL condition of the coin.
- Mintage of 1,548,300 coins.
- Obverse: Features the bust right of Christopher Columbus. The inscriptions surround the portrait read “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA” and “COLUMBIAN HALF DOLLAR” with the phrases divided by stars.
- Reverse: Depicts the Santa Maria, Columbus’ flagship with two globes below.
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