National Park Service commemorative coin designs, Part 2: silver dollar

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee reviewed the designs during a June 16 meeting
By , Coin World
Published : 06/16/15
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The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee reviewed designs for the National Park Service 100th anniversary commemorative coin lineup as part of its June 16 agenda

The 2016 NPS program is set to offer a gold $5 coin, a silver dollar, and a copper-nickel clad half dollar, with surcharges on each coin sold benefiting the National Park Foundation.

For the silver dollar, the CCAC recommended an obverse design featuring a twirling female Hispanic dancer that was originally proposed as a reverse. The recommended reverse depicts musical instruments.

A maximum of 1,350,000 total Proof and Uncirculated coins will be issued — 750,000 half dollars; 500,000 dollars; and 100,000 $5 coins.

More on the National Park Service designs:

Here is a comprehensive collection of the designs reviewed by the CCAC on June 16 for the silver dollar:

Full coverage of this week's CCAC recommendations:

United States Mint releases image mock-ups for 2016 gold dime, quarter dollar, half dollar

Nancy Reagan First Spouse coin designs being reviewed by CCAC

National Park Service commemorative coin designs, Part 1: gold $5 coin  

National Park Service commemorative coin designs, Part 2: silver dollar

National Park Service commemorative coin designs, Part 3: copper-nickel clad half dollar

1965 Selma Foot Soldiers' congressional gold medal designs reviewed

Designs for Borinqueneers' congressional gold medal reviewed by CCAC

 

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