Coin Type Specifications
Region: US
Denomination: 50C
Diameter: 30.61 (mm)
Coin Metal Composition:
Copper [91.77%] 10.406718 (g)
Nickel [8.33%] 0.944622 (g)
Total Mass: 11.34 (g)

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2015 US Marshals Service Half Dollar
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2015 US Marshals Service Half Dollar Coin Composition
Composition Totals From 1 Coins
Copper : 10.406718 Grams
Nickel : 0.944622 Grams
Total Mass : 11.34 Grams

Metal USD/Pound USD/Troy Ounce USD/Gram Grams/Coin USD/Coin
Copper $2.091 $0.143 $0.005 10.406718 g $0.048
Nickel $4.494 $0.308 $0.010 0.944622 g $0.009
Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin: $0.057
Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 1 Coins: $0.057
- Precious Metal prices updated on 07-23-2024
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Coin Type Description
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Years Minted: 2015
Mint Marks: D, S
Denomination: 50C
Obverse Design: The obverse (heads) depicts an Old West U.S. Marshal and a horse in the upper left and a modern female U.S. Marshal wearing tactical gear in the lower right. The inscriptions are “LIBERTY,” “1789 – 2014,” “IN GOD WE TRUST,” and “2015.”
Obverse Designer: Joel Iskowitz, Michael Gaudioso
Reverse Design: The reverse design depicts Lady Justice holding the scale of justice in her left hand and the US Marshals Service Star in her right. Also included are a copy of the United States Constitution, a stack of school books, handcuffs, and a whiskey jug.
Reverse Designer: Susan Gamble, Phebe Hemphill
2015 US Marshals Service Half Dollar
PCGS#536841 | NGC UID: BKH4

The United States Marshals Service (USMS) is a U.S. federal law enforcement agency within the U.S. Department of Justice. The office of U.S. Marshals is the oldest American federal law enforcement agency. The U.S. Marshals office was created by the Judiciary Act of 1789.


U.S. Marshals Service 225th Anniversary 2015 Clad Half-Dollar

Denomination: Half-Dollar
Composition: 8.33% Nickel, Balance Copper
Weight: 11.340 grams nominal (± 0.454)
Diameter: 1.205 inches (±0.002) or 30.61 mm (±0.05)
Edge: Reeded


United States Marshals Service 225th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act
Source: Pub.L. 112-104

Half dollar clad coins. Not more than 750,000 half dollar coins, which shall--
( A ) weigh 11.34 grams;
( B ) have a diameter of 1.205 inches; and
( C ) be minted to the specifications for half dollar
coins contained in section 5112(b) of title 31 United States Code.

Design Requirements ... Coin images ...
(i) Obverse.--The obverse of the half dollar
clad coins issued under this Act shall bear an
image emblematic of the United States Marshals
Service and its history.
(ii) Reverse.--The reverse of the half dollar
clad coins issued under this Act shall bear an
image consistent with the role that the United
States Marshals played in a changing nation, as
they were involved in some of the most pivotal
social issues in American history. The image
should show the ties that the Marshals have to the
United States Constitution, with themes
(I) the Whiskey Rebellion and the rule of law;
(II) slavery and the legacy of inequality; and
(III) the struggle between labor and capital.


Half Dollar U.S. Marshals Service 225th Anniversary

Country United States
Year 2015
Value Half Dollar (0.50 USD)
Metal Nickel-clad Copper
Weight 11.340 g
Diameter 30.61 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized yes
Edge Reeded


Extra Notes:

US Marshals Museum - Commemorative Coins

The United States Mint chose to honor the United States Marshals Service with the 225th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Program. Sales launched on January 29, 2015 and will continue through the duration of the year. For every coin purchased the Marshals Museum will receive a surcharge.

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