Mount Rushmore Commemorative Half Dollar Proof
This Proof-struck legal tender half-dollar was issued in 1991 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial, perhaps the most famous monument in America. Carved into the granite face of Mount Rushmore over a period of 14 years, the sculpture features the 60-foot heads of Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt and Lincoln - chosen to represent the birth, growth, development and preservation of our great country. The monument is presented in exquisite detail on the obverse of the coin along with the all-important 1991 date. On the reverse, fifty stars surround an American Buffalo, marking the first appearance of a Buffalo on a U.S. Commemorative coin! Each half-dollar is proof struck with frosted reliefs contrasting against a mirror finished background. Don’t wait to add this magnificent coin to your collection, order now!