100 Dollars "American Liberty 225th Anniversary High Relief Gold"

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2017
Value 100 Dollars (100 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Gold (.9999)
Weight 31.1035 g
Diameter 30.61 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number
N#
104152
References KM# 668
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

US Mint 225th Anniversary

Series: American Liberty Gold Coin and Silver Medal Program

Obverse

Profile of Liberty, facing left, wearing a crown of stars. Inscription above and double dates at the sides.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
LIBERTY
1792 2017
IN GOD WE TRUST
JK PH

Engraver: Phebe Hemphill Read more on Wikipedia

Phebe Hemphill is an American sculptor who works for the United States Mint. She has been called, one of the preeminent coin artists, sculptors, and engravers of our time.

Designer: Justin Kunz Read more on Wikipedia

Justin Kunz is a contemporary realist painter and digital artist.

Reverse

Bald eagle in flight, facing right, both wings pointed downwards, beak ajar. Inscription surrounding.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
E PLURIBUS UNUM
1OZ. .9999 FINE GOLD
W
100 DOLLARS
CTC MG

Translation: Out of many, one

Engraver: Michael Gaudioso

Designer: Chris Costello Read more on Wikipedia

Chris Costello is an award winning graphic designer, coin designer, illustrator, and type designer based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Edge

Smooth with lettering

Script: Latin

Lettering: ★ 225th ANNIVERSARY ★

100 Dollars ("American Liberty 225th Anniversary High Relief Gold") -  obverse

© JM Bullion

Mint

W United States Mint of West Point, United States (1973-date)

Comments

The American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin features a modern interpretation of Lady Liberty, which has graced American coins since the founding of the United States Mint over 225 years ago. Here the allegorical Lady is represented as an African-American woman The coin is the first high relief coin with a proof finish ever minted by the United States.

The coin won Best Gold Coin in Krause Publications’ 2019 Coin of the Year Awards.

See also

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