2019 American Innovation Reverse Proof $1 Coin Set - Delaware - S Mint
- Composed of 88.5% Copper, 6% Zinc, 3.5% Manganese, and 2% Nickel.
- San Francisco Mint Reverse Proof issue encased in a plastic holder with a four panel informational envelope.
- Released 11/14/19 (first state in the series).
- The obverse features the Statue of Liberty, as well as the inscriptions, $1 and IN GOD WE TRUST.
- The reverse shows a silhouette of American Astronomer, Annie Jump Cannon, who was born in Delaware and revolutionized the stellar classification system. Some stars as well as inscriptions UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, CLASSIFYING THE STARS, ANNIE JUMP CANNON, and DELAWARE.
- Much like the Presidential Dollar Series design, the American Innovation Dollars feature a lettered edge design, where the year, mint mark and motto E PLURIBUS UNUM can be found.
- Sovereign coin backed by the United States government with a face value of $1.
- The American Innovation Dollar Coin Series replaced the Presidential Dollar Coin Program and will issue 56 issues total, one for each state and U.S. territory and one for the District of Columbia.
- Mintage limit of 75,000.
Over 6 million patents have been issued in the United States since the first one was bestowed on Samuel Hopkins on July 21, 1970. By collecting the American Innovation Dollars, you will learn about innovations and breakthroughs throughout American History as you travel through each state and territory. The first reverse proof in the series was the Introductory 2018 issue and it sold out quickly, the rest of the S Mint Reverse Proof Issues in the series are sure to be just as collectible.