2018 WWI Centennial Silver Dollar and Medal Set - MARINES

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2018 WWI Centennial Silver Dollar and Medal Set - MARINES

Price: $ 199.95 $ 179.95 SKU: 2PCWW1-18CN

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Description

To commemorate the centennial of America’s involvement in World War I and honor the more than 4 million men and women from the United States who served. This set includes a proof silver dollar and a proof silver Air Service medal.

These sets were limited to 100,000 units across all five medal product options.

Coin:

Obverse: The obverse (heads) design, titled “Soldier’s Charge,” depicts an almost stone-like soldier gripping a rifle. Barbed wire twines in the lower right hand side of the design. Inscriptions include “LIBERTY,” “1918,” and “IN GOD WE TRUST.”

Reverse: The reverse (tails) design, titled “Poppies in the Wire,” features abstract poppies mixed in with barbed wire. Inscriptions include “ONE DOLLAR,” “E PLURIBUS UNUM,” and “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.”

Medal:

Obverse: The obverse design depicts the aftermath of the Battle of Belleau Wood. One Marine stands guard as the other kneels to pay respect to the fallen. The inscription quotes a report to the American Expeditionary Forces: “WOODS NOW U.S. MARINE CORPS ENTIRELY.”

Reverse: The reverse design depicts the World War I-era version of the Eagle, Globe, and Anchor emblem. Inscriptions include “CENTENNIAL OF WORLD WAR I,” “2018,” “OVER THERE!,” and “BATTLE OF BELLEAU WOOD.”

 

SPECIFICATIONS

Denomination (Coin Only): Dollar
Composition: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
Weight: 26.730 grams
Diameter: 1.500 inches
Edge: Coin/Reeded - Medal/Plain
Coin Mint and Mint Mark: Philadelphia - P
Medal Mint and Mint Mark: an Francisco - S