We are pleased to offer for sale this 1986 Statue of Liberty Two Coin Commemorative Uncircualted Set! The set includes one 1986-P Statue of Liberty Commemorative Uncirculated Silver Dollar and one 1986-D Statue of Liberty Commemorative Uncirculated Half Dollar, struck in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
The Statue of Liberty Commemorative Silver Dollar was minted at the Philadelphia (P) Mint. Total mintage for the Statue of Liberty Commemorative Silver Dollar was 723,635 total pieces. The Statue of Liberty Commemorative Silver Dollar is comprised of .90 (90%) silver and .100 (10%) copper with a diameter of 38.1mm and a weight of 26.73 grams with a reeded edge. The obverse of the Statue of Liberty Commemorative Silver Dollar features a classic pose of Liberty in the foreground, with the Ellis Island Immigration Center behind her. On the reverse is a depiction of Liberty's torch, along with the words GIVE ME YOUR TIRED, YOUR POOR, YOUR HUDDLED MASSES YEARNING TO BREATHE FREE. The Statue of Liberty Commemorative Silver Dollar was designed by John Mercanti.
928,008 of the Statue of Liberty Commemorative Uncirculated Half Dollars were minted at the Denver (D) Mint. The Statue of Liberty Commemorative Clad Half Dollar is comprised of .92 (92%) copper and .080 (8%) nickel, with a diameter of 30.6mm and a mass of 11.35 grams with a reeded edge. The obverse, designed by Edgar Steever, features a ship of immigrants steaming into New Yrk Harbor, with the Statue of Liberty greeting them in the foreground. The reverse, designed by Sherl Joseph Winter, has a scene of an immigrant family with their belongings on the threshold of America.
The 1986 Statue of Liberty Two Coin Commemorative Uncirculated Setis encapsulated and comes in the original U.S. Mint packaging with a Certificate of Authenticity (COA). This coin is of great worth and value to the collector looking to expand their Commemorative Coins Collection!