Traditionally portrayed as white, this is the first time the United States Mint will represent Lady Liberty as a black woman. The post An African American Lady Liberty Will Grace a New Commemorate Gold Coin appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The United States is set to issue a commemorative $100 gold coin that depicts Lady Liberty -- a national symbol generally portrayed as a white woman -- as an African American for the first time. The 24-karat gold piece will be released...Show More Summary
To commemorate its 225 th anniversary, the U.S. Mint has introduced a collectors’ coin that marks a significant departure from every other American coin: It depicts Lady Liberty as a black woman. In an image designed by Justin Kunz,Show More Summary
The coin, worth about $100 face value, is part of a commemorative series to honor the 225th anniversary of the U.S. mint
The U.S. Mint has unveiled a commemorative $100 gold coin that features an image of Liberty as a black woman. The 2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin shows the woman's head in profile with a crown of stars. It features the year of the mint's founding, 1792, as well as 2017. The mint...
The coin, commemorating the 225th anniversary of the Mint’s production, will be released in April.
The United States Mint just released an image of its latest commemorative collector’s coin ? and it features a black woman. On Thursday, the United States Mint and Treasury revealed the 2017 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin, commemorating the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Show More Summary
The U.S. Mint is unveiling a commemorative $100 gold coin that depicts Liberty as a black woman — and conservatives are predictably freaking out. The 2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin, which will be released April 6, shows the year of the mint’s founding, 1792, and the...
The U.S. Mint has unveiled a commemorative $100 gold coin that features an image of Liberty as a black woman. The 2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin shows the … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel and his team are doing kick-ass work and he wants the world to know it. Perhaps that’s why the office spent $10,000 on commemorative coins using the new motto K.A.E.D. or “Kicking Ass Every Day.” According to a report from the Milwaukee...
Every year since coming into office, President Barack Obama and his family packs up and flies to Hawaii for an end of the year vacation. Obama was born in Hawaii and still has some family on Oahu. Before leaving Washington, he will sign whatever bills are sent to him by congress. According to the White […]
On Friday, December 9, during an early evening session under suspension of the rules, the Senate passed the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (H.R. 2726). Since the bill was passed in the evening, it will be engrossed. When a bill from congress is passed it is then engrossed. Engrossing a bill is the […]
Designer and architect Eileen Gray appears on a new commemorative coin from the Central Bank of Ireland, and civil rights activist Viola Desmond will be on Canada's new $10 bill. The post An Irish Artist and a Canadian Activist Join the Ranks of Women on Currency appeared first on Hyperallergic.
On Monday, the House of Representatives passed a bill that requires the Secretary of the Treasury to issue a special commemorate coin for the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Apollo moon landing. The bill, titled H.R. 2726 demands the Treasury create a variety of convex coins “to more closely resemble the visor of the… Read more...
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The Tennessee State Quarter was the first state quarter issued in 2002 and the 16th in the series which was authorized by the 50 States Commemorative Coin Program Act.
``[The Mint's Web site stated] "Today, the United States Mint at Denver manufactures all denominations of circulating coins, coin dies, the Denver "D" portion of the annual uncirculated coin sets and commemorative coins authorized by the U. Show More Summary
Fans of Civilization will be pleased to know that a collector's edition for the upcoming Civilization VI was announced today. The package comes with an art book, commemorative coins, some pre-order DLC and the bonus content from the digital deluxe edition. I like the awesome looking box, but I'm not quite sure $90 is worth all of that. Show More Summary
One of seven known George V cent ? minted especially for commemorative use ? set a world record for a coin of its type sold at auction when it cleared $193,875 during the Platinum Night auction of World and Ancient coins held Aug. 11 by Heritage Auctions. Show More Summary