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Spanish Trail Half Dollar


Commemorative issue

400th Anniversary of the Journey by Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca across the country.

1535 - 1935


Coin Description

Front: A steer's head, in the center. In the field, "Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca - E. Pluribus Unum - Liberty". Around the rim, "United States of America - Half Dollar".

Reverse: In the center, a Yucca tree with a map of the journey displaying the Gulf states: Florida, Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana and Texas. In the field, "In God We Trust". Around the rim, "Old Spanish Trail" and the anniversary dates "1535 - 1935".


Cat # Item Type Diameter Weight Mintage AU Unc
Y C47 Spanish Trail 1935 Silver/.900 30.6mm 12.5 grams 10,000 1100.00 1165.00


Spanish Trail Half Dollar Spanish Trail Half Dollar


AU About Uncirculated
Unc Uncirculated


Almost Uncirculated (AU): All of the detail will be visible. The coin will exhibit some wear on the highest points of the coin.

Uncirculated (Unc): A coin that did not enter circulation. Will exhibit original mint luster.


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