Apollo 11 Space 2019 Curved 5 OZ Proof Silver Dollar BLACK RUTHENIUM / 24K GOLD
Apollo 11 50th Anniversary 2019 Curved Five Ounce (5 OZ) LARGE Proof Silver Dollar. BLACK RUTHENIUM / 24K GOLD - Limited & Numbered to 19. The United States Mint is proud to present the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Program to celebrate the first manned Moon landing on July 20, 1969, and the efforts of the United States space program leading up to this historic event. All coins share common designs and are curved. This silver dollar is made with 99.9% pure silver. The Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Five Ounce Proof Silver Dollar is the first United States coin with a proof finish, reeded edge, and curved shape. Obverse: This design features the inscriptions MERCURY, GEMINI, and APOLLO, separated by phases of the Moon, and a footprint on the lunar surface in BLACK SPACE RUTHENIUM , which together represent the efforts of the United States space program leading up to the first manned Moon landing. Additional inscriptions include 2019, IN GOD WE TRUST, and LIBERTY. Reverse: This design features a representation of a close-up of the famous Buzz Aldrin on the Moon photograph taken July 20, 1969, that shows just the visor and part of the helmet of astronaut Buzz Aldrin.
The reflection in Buzz Aldrins helmet includes astronaut Neil Armstrong, the United States flag, and the lunar lander. Inscriptions include UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ONE DOLLAR, and E PLURIBUS UNUM. Denomination: Dollar Composition: 99.9% Silver - Proof Overall Height: 0.441 inch Weight: 155.517 grams 5 OZ.
Diameter: 3.00 inches Edge: Reeded Mint and Mint Mark: Philadelphia - P. Coins minted to celebrate the first manned Moon landing. Minted at the Philadelphia Mint. Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.
Limited to 19 with Black Ruthenium & 24K Gold Overlay. Each Coin Comes with a Numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Overlays are exclusively done by the Merrick Mint. Comes with Original US Mint Box, Certificate, and Packaging Box as Shown. The item "Apollo 11 Space 2019 Curved 5 OZ Proof Silver Dollar BLACK RUTHENIUM / 24K GOLD" is in sale since Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "poloblade" and is located in Freeport, New York.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Fineness: 24K
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Coin: CURVED 2019 PROOF Silver Dollar
- Certification: US MINT
- Precious Metal Content per Unit: 5 oz
- Strike Type: Proof
- Year: 2019
- Brand/Mint: U. Mint
- Total Precious Metal Content: 99.9% SILVER