Economic Education through Numismatics
  • 1923S Monroe Doctrine Centennial 50c, IGC-AU55 Details Cleaned sold


    Features Pres James Monroe and Sec of State (later Pres) John Quincy Adams on the 100th Anniversary of the Monroe Doctrine declaring that the United States would ensure the sovereignty of the Caribbean and South American Nations.

    Mintage 274,044 on from San Francisco mint.

    The reverse appears to be the Western Hemisphere featuring the entwined female figures representing strength for North America holding a peace branch and a cornucopia held by South America.