SET OF 10 COINS WITH ORIGINAL LOCKING CASE. Coins collection features these famous Americans. Arnold, General Douglas MacArthur, Captain Edward Rickenbacker, Charles H. Hodge & General Leonard Ewing Thomas. You are viewing a set of (10) 7/8 oz.925 STERLING Silver RARE MASONIC Art COINS. These rounds are rare originals in new proof condition. Besides a great collectors item, the price of pure Silver has risen in the last 10 years & and silver collectibles are bringing a premium over the spot price of silver from investors and collectors. This is a fun way to invest in silver and have a beautiful coin as well. Great gift or add to a collection.
These medals were minted by the authority of the International Fraternal Commemorative Society, founded in 1966 by a group of Midwestern Masons. They were struck by the prestigious Franklin Mint in 1967 in a minuscule mintage in small quantities. Many of these pieces, like many other coins and medals minted in this era, experienced severe withdrawal from the collector market into the melting pots during the "great silver melts" of the late 1970s and 1980s (caused primarily by the run-up of silver prices by the Hunt brothers).It is 39 mm in diameter and made of solid sterling silver, which is. 925% pure -- larger than an old US silver dollar! It is a Proof , Plus no one knows how many are left with all this melting, I was told It is probably less than 500 to 600 left. The medal's low mintage, the effects of the silver melts and the popularity of the subject matter makes this one extremely collectable and an interesting addition to any Freemasonry collection.
Coin weighs 27.6 grams 7/8oz. Examine the pictures as they show the beautiful details! The item "FREEMASON BROTHERHOOD MASONIC. 925 SILVER COINS, 10 COINS WITH CASE, SHIPS FREE" is in sale since Saturday, September 29, 2018.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Bars & Rounds". The seller is "7figurering" and is located in Fresno, California. This item can be shipped to United States.