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Presale! 2019 American Innovation Pennsylvania - Polio Vaccine $1 Coin - Single Coin
2019 American Innovation Pennsylvania - Polio Vaccine $1 Coin - Single Coin


 
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2019 American Innovation Pennsylvania - Polio Vaccine $1 Coin - Single Coin


   
  • The United States Mint American Innovation $1 Coin Program is a
    multi-year series honoring innovation and innovators with $1 coins from
    each State, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa,
    U.S. Virgin Islands, and Northern Mariana Islands. Pennsylvania is the second
    of four coins to be released this year. The Pennsylvania coin is the second of four to be released this year. It
    features the polio vaccine developed by Dr. Jonas Salk and his team at
    the University of Pennsylvania in the early 1950s. At the time, polio
    was a devastating disease that disproportionally affected children and
    young adults and left many paralyzed and unable to walk.
  • The obverse design features a dramatic representation of the Statue
    of Liberty in profile with the inscriptions “IN GOD WE TRUST” and “$1.”
  • The Pennsylvania $1 Coin recognizes the creation of a vaccine to prevent
    polio. This design depicts an artist’s conception of the polio virus at
    three different levels of magnification, along with the silhouette of a
    period microscope, representing the extensive research that was
    conducted to develop a cure for polio. The inscriptions are “UNITED
    STATES OF AMERICA,” “POLIO VACCINE,” “1953,” and “PENNSYLVANIA.”
  • The third coin of the American Innovations Dollar coin program.
  • Our Choice of Mint Mar.
  • Single Coin.
  • Find more in our American Innovations Dollar Category.
  • Item is presale for shipment in Early November.
  • Orders with presale items will ship when all presale items arrive.

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