1926 $2.50 Sesquicentennial Of American Independence Comm.

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1926 $2.50 Sesquicentennial Of American Independence Comm.

#1 Unread post by Daniel » Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:52 pm

1926 $2.50 Sesquicentennial Of American Independence Gold Commemorative

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The 1926 $2.50 Sesquicentennial Of American Independence Gold Commemorative was designed by John R. Sinnock, and celebrated the 150th anniversary of American Independence Fair held in Philadelphia. The sale of the coins financed the fair.

Date Mintage AU50 Value
1926 40,019 $500



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#2 Unread post by zakota » Fri May 08, 2009 8:26 pm

For a 1926 coin, it looks a little crude?
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#3 Unread post by Isaiah » Fri May 08, 2009 9:20 pm

zakota wrote:For a 1926 coin, it looks a little crude?
It's quite artistic really. Just using the style of the time.

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#4 Unread post by Daniel » Fri May 08, 2009 9:47 pm

The picture isn't the best.

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#5 Unread post by zakota » Fri May 08, 2009 9:49 pm

I am not nocking the coin. It may have been ment to look like that. It is a nice coin. I am not into gold myself. I like the silver if I were to buy. I like the sheen and the coloration it gets with age.
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#6 Unread post by Daniel » Fri May 08, 2009 9:51 pm

I agree. I like silver coins the best. It usually tones well and gives a look of antiquity better than gold.

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