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1989 CONGRESSIONAL 200th ANNIVERSARY

The United States Congressional Coins were struck in commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of The Congress of The United States in accordance with legislation passed by Congress and signed by the President on November 17, 1988 into Public Law 100-673.  These coins were struck at the United States Mint and are legal tender of the United States.        

PRICING AND CONFIGURATION:

Congressional Half Dollar Uncirculated $8.00
Congressional Half Dollar Proof $8.00
Congressional Silver Dollar Uncirc. $37.00
Congressional Silver Dollar Proof $37.00
Congressional Five Dollar Uncirc. $447.00
Congressional Five Dollar Proof $447.00
Two Coins Half Dollar & Dollar Uncirc. $39.00
Two Coins Half Dollar & Dollar Proof $39.00
Three Coins 50˘, $1.00, & $5.00 Uncirc. $490.00
Three Coins 50˘, $1.00, & $5.00 Proof $490.00
Six Coins 50˘, $1.00, & $5.00 Unc. & Proof $975.00

SPECIFICATIONS FOR FIVE DOLLARS:

DATE 1989
MINT WEST POINT ("W")
UNCIRCULATED MINTAGE 46,899
PROOF MINTAGE 164,690
WEIGHT 8.359 grams
DIAMETER 0.850" or 21.59 mm
COMPOSITION 90% Gold, 10% Alloy
DESIGNER (Obv.) JOHN MERCANTI
DESIGNER (Rev.) JOHN MERCANTI
DESIGN (Obv.) The Capitol Dome
DESIGN (Rev.) The Eagle from the Old Senate Chamber

SPECIFICATIONS FOR DOLLAR:

DATE 1989
MINT Denver ("D") on Unc.
San Francisco ("S") on proof.
UNCIRCULATED MINTAGE 135,203
PROOF MINTAGE 762,198
WEIGHT 26.73 grams
DIAMETER 1.500" or 38.10 mm
COMPOSITION 90% Silver 10% Copper
DESIGNER (Obv.) WILLIAM WOODWARD
DESIGNER (Rev.) WILLIAM WOODWARD
DESIGN (Obv.) The Statue of Freedom
DESIGN (Rev.) The Mace of the House of Representatives

SPECIFICATIONS FOR HALF DOLLAR:

DATE 1989
MINT Denver ("D") on Uncirc.
San Francisco ("S") on proof
UNCIRCULATED MINTAGE 163,753
PROOF MINTAGE 767,897
WEIGHT 11.34 grams
DIAMETER 1.205" or 30.61 mm
COMPOSITION 92% Copper, 8% Nickel
DESIGNER (Obv.) PATRICIA L. VERANI
DESIGNER (Rev.) PATRICIA L. VERANI
DESIGN (Obv.) Bust of the Statue of Freedom
DESIGN (Rev.) The Capitol Building


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$5.00 Obverse
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$5.00 Reverse
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$1.00 Obverse
Proof

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$1.00 Reverse
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Half Dollar
Obverse
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Half Dollar
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