1923 Peace Dollar


The 1923 Peace Dollar - USA

Silver Peace Dollar, dated 1923. No mint mark indicates the Philadelphia facility of the US Mint.

The Obverse shows the head and neck of Liberty. Designed by Anthony de Francisci, you can see his monogram under the neck.

The 1923 Peace Dollars were minted in Philadelphia (no mint mark), Denver ('D') and San Francisco ('S').

The edge is reeded (milled).

The Reverse, also by Anthony de Francisci, shows a bald eagle holding an olive branch. The word PEACE appears below.

Image credit: M J Hughes Coins.


Mintage: 30,800,000 (may include coins in sets)
Minted at US Mint - Philadelphia.
General Description: Peace Dollars
The Peace Dollar is a coin of the United States of America minted between 1921 and 1935 (actually 1921-1928, then 1934-1935). The designer was Anthony de Francisci who won a competition to find the design. The Obverse shows Liberty and the Reverse is a bald eagle holding an olive branch.

The 'Peace' was to commemorate the peace after World War I. To recognise the 100th anniversary of the Peace Dollar, the coin will be issued in 2021 as a commemorative.

Specifications

  • Country:United States
  • Denomination: $1.00 (One US Dollar)
  • Weight: 26.73 g
  • Diameter: 38.1 mm (1.5 in)
  • Edge: reeded
  • Metal: 90% silver, 10% copper
  • Silver content: 26.73g / 0.77344 troy oz
  • Issued: 1921–1928; 1934–1935 (circulation); 2021 (commemorative)
A mint mark may be present just above the tip of eagle's wings on reverse. If no mint mark then Philadelphia, else D-Denver, S-San Francisco.

Key Dates: 1921, 1922 High relief, 1928, 1934S. Top quality coins can attract high prices, but many worn specimens sell for near bullion prices.

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Which Mint: US Mint - Philadelphia
The United States Mint, Philadelphia was founded in 1792. It has a mint mark of 'P' although the early coins minted there do not carry a mint mark. The 'P' was added to most coins after 1980.
Country of Origin: United States of America
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a constitutional federal republic composed of 50 states. It's currency is the Dollar (USD $1) and that is equivalent to 100 cents.

The United States mints many famous coins in gold, silver and lesser metals. The USA has several Mints, such as Philadelphia, San Francisco, West Point (NY) and Denver.
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1923 Peace Dollar BU Uncirculated Mint State 90% Silver $1 US Coin Collectible
1923 Peace Dollar BU Uncirculated Mint State 90% Silver $1 US Coin Collectible
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1923 Peace Dollar BU Choice Uncirculated Mint State 90% Silver $1 US Coin
1923 Peace Dollar BU Choice Uncirculated Mint State 90% Silver $1 US Coin
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1923 peace dollar lot Of 10 coins.
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1923 D Peace Silver Dollar / Great Luster / 90% Silver US Coin
1923 D Peace Silver Dollar / Great Luster / 90% Silver US Coin
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1923 Peace US Silver Dollar graded MS66 by NGC, BRIGHT WHITE, an EXQUISITE coin
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1923 Peace Dollar ~ BU Uncirculated ~ Mint State 90% Silver $1 US Coin SKU-5432
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1923 P Peace Dollar US Coin 90% Silver BU/MS In Rare Condition Free Shipping
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1923 Peace Silver Dollar Uncirculated US Mint Coin See Pics L257
1923 Peace Silver Dollar Uncirculated US Mint Coin See Pics L257
USD $ 48.73

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