Every collection should have some early American issues, and this exciting set gives you a Capped Bust dime and Capped Bust half dime which were last minted over 175 years ago in 1837! These historic coins struck in 89.24% silver depict Liberty facing left, with tresses flowing to her shoulders and wearing a cloth cap. The reverse features an eagle with a shield on its breast, perched on a branch and clutching arrows. The Capped Bust design by U.S. Mint engraver John Reich appears on several coin denominations of the early 1800s.
Capped bust silver classics were issued during the War of 1812, the completion of the Cumberland Road and the Erie Canal, opening of the Oregon Trail, and the Texas Revolution against Mexico. Your set of affordable Genuine silver coins comes in a handsome FREE display case – order today!