First U.S. Commemorative Coin. Minted for the 1892-1893 Chicago World's Fair, the Columbian Exposition Half Dollar commemorates the 400th anniversary of Columbus landing in the Americas. This .900 silver coin features a bust of Christopher Columbus on the obverse and his lead ship, "Santa Maria," and a world map on the reverse. Certificate of Authenticity is included.
3 3/16" x 2 5/8" x 1 1/4" - leatherette, US Coins