Cincinnati Music Center Half Dollar
- Year of Issue: 1936
- Authorizing Legislation: Public Law 74-485
The Cincinnati Music Center Half Dollar was released in 1936 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Cincinnati, OH, as a center of music and its contribution to the art of music.
CharacteristicsThe obverse design features a portrait of American composer Stephen Foster.
The reverse features a female figure kneeling and holding a lyre.
- UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
- STEPHEN FOSTER, AMERICA'S TROUBADOUR
- HALF DOLLAR
- A MUSIC CENTER OF AMERICA
- IN GOD WE TRUST
- E PLURIBUS UNUM
Mint and Mint Mark
- Designer: Constance Ortmayer