U.S. 1996 Smithsonian & 1999 Yellowstone Silver Dollar Proof Pair

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U.S. 1996 Smithsonian Silver Dollar Proof. Issued to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Smithsonian Institute, this 90% silver dollar displays the Castle. The landmark building, located on the National Mall, was the first home of the esteemed educational facility. Now the Institute includes 19 museums, nine research centers and a Zoo. The reverse features a goddess astride the globe, with the torch of knowledge and a scroll. Proof minting with double-struck frosted engravings and mirror fields.

U.S. Yellowstone 1999 Silver Dollar Proof. Struck from 90% silver, this final U.S. commemorative of the 20th century honors the 125th anniversary of America's first national park. Created in 1872, Yellowstone spans three states and epitomizes America's Western grandeur. An impressive fountain of steam from Old Faithful highlights the obverse. The reverse shows an American Bison on the open range standing before an awe-inspiring sunrise. Superb proof quality with double-struck engravings and mirror surfaces.