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Currency - Dollar=100 cents
Face value: Quarter dollar ($1/4=25 cents)
Type - commemorative coin 50 States Quarters Series
Composition - copper-nickel clad copper
Diameter - 24.3 mm
Weight - 5.67 grams
Mint Mark: D (Denver), P (Philadelphia)
Coin value in condition:
UNC (Uncirculated - without traces of circulation) - ~1 USD.00
XF (Extremely Fine) - 0.25-0.50
Worse than "XF" - 0.25 USD
Adhered: July 26, 1788. Population: 19,157,532 inhabitants.
Origin of the name: Named after the Duke of York after the Dutch surrendered the region to the English Crown.
Up the date of adhesion to The Union.
The "Liberty Enlightening World", better known as "The Statue of Liberty" was a sign of friendship from France to the US in 1885, commemorating the century of life of the young nation.
It is located on Liberty Island in New York Harbor and has welcomed millions of immigrants from Europe in the last century.
It was created by the sculptor Frederic Auguste Bartholdi, Gustave Eiffel was in charge of designing its interior, it is inspired by the design of the Colossus of Rhodes and "Il Sancarlone".
It is currently one of the most representative symbols of the US outside its borders, it symbolizes Freedom from oppression.
In the book that he holds with his left hand, he shows the legends "JULY IV MDCCLXXVI" that is to say July 4, 1776, the day of the Declaration of Independence, in his right hand, extended, he carries a torch.
The seven peaks in her crown represent the 7 seas and the 7 continents.
The height from the ground to the torch is 93 meters including the pedestal, the height of the statue is 46 meters.
The relief representation of the Hudson River and the Erie Canal symbolize the life and progress of these elements for the State.
“The gateway to freedom” “La Puerta hacia la Libertad” is in tune with what the statue represents, Liberty and the democracy of the American people.
the erie canal
the hudson river