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2008 Bald Eagle Proof Half Dollar

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The 2008 Bald Eagle Proof Half Dollar will have a maximum mintage of 750,000 coins.  This will include both proof and uncirculated versions.  It will be minted at the San Francisco Mint in San Francisco, California.  It was brought into existence by Public Law: 108-486.

Obverse:
Designer: Susan Gamble
Sculptor: Joseph Menna
Description: Two baby eaglets settled in a nest with an unhatched egg.

Reverse:
Designer: Donna Weaver
Sculptor: Charles Vickers
Description: The famous eagle “Challenger” with the American flag in the background.

Written by Robert L. Wilson

December 5, 2008 at 11:11 am

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