2009 Louis Braille Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar
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2009 Louis Braille Bicentenial Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar This beautiful proof 2009 Louis Braille Bicentennial Silver Dollar commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Louis Braille, inventor of the Braille system, which is used by the blind to read and write. This proof coin is extraordinarily brilliant and features sharp relief and a mirror-like background to highlight the images on both sides of the coin. The obverse of this coin features a portrait of Louis Braille. The reverse shows a child reading a book in Braille with the word Braille (abbreviated BRL in Braille code) above him. The word INDEPENDENCE is featured on a bookshelf behind the child.
Mint Facility: Philadelphia
Weight: 26.730 grams nominal
Diameter: 1.500 inches (+/- .003 inches)
Composition: 90% silver, 10% copper
This coin comes in original box and Certificate of Authenticity. Please add $3.00 to shipping and handling for insurance.
Beverly Hills Collectibles
- West Hollywood, California
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