New Coin Commemorates the African American Woman!
For the first time EVER, an African American woman will be depicted on a commemorative coin!
The new 24k $100 coin will feature Lady Liberty with a crown of stars surrounding her twisted hair! YAAASSSS!!!
The United States Mint released the image of the coin to also commemorate their 225th anniversary.
“The 2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin is the first in a series of 24-karat gold coins that will feature designs which depict an allegorical Liberty in a variety of contemporary forms-including designs representing Asian-Americans, Hispanic-Americans, and Indian-Americans among others-to reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the United States,” the Mint department said in a press release.
She releases on April 6th…Can’t wait!