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1893 Commemorative coin featuring Queen Isabella of Spain
33.  Why is Queen Isabella famous to Numismatists?  In 1893, Queen Isabella of Spain became the first woman to be featured on a U.S. Commemorative coin. She was also the first REAL woman to be featured on ANY coin produced by the Mint—regular issue or commemorative.

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