"Draped Bust" was the name given to a design of United States coins. It appeared on much of the regular-issue copper and silver United States coinage from 1795-1808. The denominations that featured the Draped Bust design included the half dollar.
Famous quotes containing the words draped and/or bust:
“She pulled in her horizon like a great fish-net. Pulled it from around the waist of the world and draped it over her shoulder, so much of life in its meshes! She called in her soul to come and see.”
—Zora Neale Hurston (18911960)
“Theyll bust you in the lobby. You look like a training poster for the narc squad.”
—John Guare (b. 1938)