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2019-S Apollo 50th Anniversary Lunar and Kennedy Half Dollar

2-Coin Set PF69

Product Code: C7293
President John F. Kennedy`s dream of landing a man on the moon was realized in 1969 when the Apollo 11 lunar landing occurred. As a means of celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, the U.S. Mint has struck 100,000 2019-S Enhanced Reverse Proof Kennedy Half Dollars. This special Kennedy marks the first time in American history that a half dollar has been struck with an Enhanced Reverse Proof finish. In addition, the U.S. Mint has struck 750,000 2019-S Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Half Dollars. The obverse of this coin has a concave surface which depicts the first foot print that was imprinted onto the moon by American astronaut Neil Armstrong. The reverse has convex surfaces and showcases a closeup of the iconic photograph titled Buzz Aldrin on the Moon. In this rendition of the photo, Neil Armstrong, the American Flag, and the Apollo 11 lunar module are seen reflected in the helmet of American astronaut Buzz Aldrin.