Archive for August 2009
Obverse: bears a new image of President Thomas Jefferson
Reverse: bears a side-view of an American bison, grazing.
Obverse Designer: Joe Fitzgerald
Reverse Designer: Jamie Franki
Obverse Engraver: Don Everhart
Reverse Engraver: Norman E. Nemeth
The 2009 Abraham Lincoln Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar is in honor of Abraham Lincolns 200th birthday and his profound achievements as a president and a person. It was brought into existence by Public Law: 109-285.
Designer: Justin Kunz
Engraver: Don Everhart
Description: The obverse features an image of President Lincoln with the inscriptions LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST and 2009.
Designer: Phebe Hemphill
Engraver: Phebe Hemphill
Description: The reverse features the last 43 words of the Gettysburg Address, encircled in a laurel wreath, a curling banner with Lincoln’s signature, and the inscriptions UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ONE DOLLAR and E PLURIBUS UNUM.