Franklin Half Dollar Showpak - The Philosopher


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Collect America's final half dollar series struck entirely in 90% silver in Littleton's exclusive Showpak®!

  • Series honors the philosopher Benjamin Franklin
  • Informative holder chronicles several of his more famously expressed viewpoints on American independence
  • To unite the colonies, he drew a segmented snake for what may have been the first political cartoon that was simply captioned "Join, or Die" in 1754
  • Again, comparing the emerging nation to a rattlesnake, he wrote in 1775, "Once provoked, will never surrender"
  • Was the primary founder and shaper of what today is known as the University of Pennsylvania
  • Half dollar in Good or better condition

Great gift to give a young collector!