Thursday, March 06, 2008

'Smileyface' 1945 Half Dollar Intrigues Author

Here is reported what can be termed a "Smiling Sunface" 1945 silver half dollar, with the rising sun left of walking Miss Liberty tooled into a grinning, toothy expression.

In a constant search for the unusual in numismatics, I often come across counterstamped or engraved coins which sometimes are easy to understand, and at other times are totally inexplicable. . . .

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