1998-S Black Patriots $1 Silver Commem PR-70 PCGS
|Grade:||Proof - 70 DCAM|
|Mint Mark:||S - San Francisco|
|Metal Content:||0.7734 troy oz|
This Silver Dollar commemorates the Black Revolutionary War patriots and the 275th anniversary of the birth of Crispus Attucks, the first patriot killed in the infamous Boston Massacre in 1770, an event that helped to inflame the passions of Americans leading up to the Revolutionary War.
On the obverse is the artist's conception of Crispus Attucks. The reverse is a black patriot family, a detail from the proposed Black Patriots Memorial. This coin is graded Proof 70 Deep Cameo by PCGS.