1 Dollar McKinley Birthplace Memorial

Features

Issuer United States
Period Federal republic (1776-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Years 1916-1917
Value 1 Dollar (1 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Gold (.900)
Weight 1.672 g
Diameter 15 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 55094
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 144
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Erection of the McKinley Birthplace Memorial

Obverse

Lettering:
·UNITED·STATES·OF·AMERICA·
McKINLEY·DOLLAR

Engraver: Charles Edward Barber

Charles Edward Barber was the sixth Chief Engraver of the United States Mint from 1879 until his death in 1917. Although Barber's coins were met with mixed reviews, he had a long and fruitful career in coinage, designing most of the coins used at the mint during his time as Chief Engraver.

Reverse

Lettering:
McKINLEY BIRTHPLACE
NILES OHIO
1916
MEMORIAL

Engraver: George T. Morgan

George T. Morgan was an English United States Mint engraver, who is famous for designing many popular coins, such as the Morgan dollar, and the Columbian half dollar.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1916  9 977 89%
1916  10 0% proof
1917  10 000 33%

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