Classic Commemoratives for Sale
The 1892 Columbian Exposition half dollar was the first commemorative coin authorized by Congress. Minted to commemorate important events and noteworthy people in American history, commemorative coins were issued between 1892 and 1954. Each of these coins carries a multifaceted historical component. These coins not only depict a piece of American history, but they are a piece of history themselves. The U.S. Mint produced commemorative coins for 53 different events, occasions, or individuals. This resulted in the Mint producing over 180 silver and gold commemorative coins. Order your favorite today!