jurkovms collection
$1 Native American series.
$1 Native American series. "Sequoyah adapted writing to the Cherokee language by devising symbols for each syllable. His achievement is one of a handful of examples in world history regarding the development of an original writing system. In 1821, the Cherokee Nation adopted it as its own. Within months, thousands of Cherokee became literate." Manganese-brass, 26.5 mm. Ref usmint.gov/learn
North America