DESCRIPTION OF THIS ITEM. Year of Issue: 2019. The world eagerly watched on July 20, 1969, as Neil Armstrong and Edwin Buzz E. Took mankinds first steps on the Moon. This unprecedented engineering, scientific, and political achievement was the culmination of the efforts of an estimated 400,000 Americans and secured our Nations leadership in space for generations to come. Nearly half a century later, the United States is the only country ever to have attempted and succeeded in landing humans on a celestial body other than Earth and safely returning them home. The obverse design features the inscriptions MERCURY, GEMINI, and APOLLO, separated by phases of the Moon, and a footprint on the lunar surface, which together represent the efforts of the United States space program leading up to the first manned Moon landing. The reverse 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. Obverse Inscriptions MERCURY GEMINI APOLLO 2019 IN GOD WE TRUST LIBERTY. Mint and Mint Mark Philadelphia. Specifications Composition: 99.9% Silver Diameter: 1.500 inches Weight: 26.730 grams Overall Height: 0.243 inch. Mintage Limit: 400,000 across all silver product options. QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS PRODUCT. Have a question about this product? THANK YOU FOR VISITING OUR LISTINGS! The item “2019-P $1 Silver Dollar Coin Apollo 11 50th Annv NGC WC ER MS70″ is in sale since Thursday, January 31, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins”. The seller is “lcrcoin” and is located in Huntington Beach, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Japan.
Brand/Mint: U.S. Mint
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Coin: Silver Dollar Coin Apollo 11 50th Anniversary
National Wildlife Week Sale! 2019-P Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Silver Dollar Proof Coin NGC PF70 FDI With Apollo 11 Mission Patch Moon Core Holder SKU56541. Be a part of the US Mint’s celebration of one of man’s greatest accomplishments and one of America’s biggest Cold War victories with this 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission Commemorative Silver Dollar Proof. The coin is one of seven issued to mark the occasion. These coins mark just the second time that the US Mint has issued a domed coin. Part of a mintage of 400,000 pieces, this coin was struck on a. 999 fine silver, 26.73 g planchet at the Philadelphia Mint. Patriotic Reflective Lunar Surface Designs. Gary Cooper’s artwork won a design contest for the obverse. It features a footprint on the surface of the moon along with the names of NASA programs that led up to the famous landing. Interspersed with images of the moon in various phases, they read, “MERCURY, ” “GEMINI, ” and APOLLO. ” Other inscriptions on this face are “2019, ” “LIBERTY, ” and the national motto, “IN GOD WE TRUST. The reverse is the convex section of the coin. Domed to replicate the shape of its subject, it is a recreation of Buzz Aldrin’s helmet from a picture taken during the first lunar landing. The image reflected in Aldrin’s visor consists, from left to right, of the American flag, Neil Armstrong, and the lunar module on the surface of the moon. “ONE DOLLAR” is inscribed above the flag on the visor portion of the coin, while “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA” is inscribed above the visor and “E PLURIBUS UNUM” (From many, one) is inscribed below it. Impeccable PF70 FDI with Moon Core Holder. Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) awarded this coin their highest grade, Proof 70 (PF70), which indicates that it is in perfect condition even as seen under 5x magnification. NGC also designated the coin First Day of Issue (FDI), which means that it was submitted through an exclusive process. The coin comes set in a unique core that appears similar to the surface of the moon and is also accompanied by a reproduction of the Apollo 11 Mission Patch! Add this Silver Proof 2019 Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Dollar to your collection today. Specifications for this 2019-P Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Silver Dollar Proof Coin NGC PF70 FDI With Apollo 11 Mission Patch Moon Core Holder SKU56541. First Day of Issue. With Apollo 11 Mission Patch. We cannot make any price adjustments after the sale is complete. Product Photo Policy: MCM attempts to display product images shown on the site as accurately as possible. We take all of our photos in house and due to reflections on the mirrored or proof surfaces of a coin there may appear to be’black’ when there is not. If a coin has a color on it at all it will be described as’colorized’ in the description or title. Due to the large inventory we sell, we use stock photos. Serial numbers will vary from the image shown unless specifically stated in the product listing that the item pictured is the item you will receive. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS POLICY: We are accepting international orders from select countries. These charges are the customer’s responsibility. However, we cannot guarantee this due to the volume of orders we process each day. Beyond the 30-day return period, Company is under no obligation to accept return of any product, but may in its discretion do so pursuant to this policy, for up to one year from the invoice date. ModernCoinMart (MCM) was launched in 2004 and quickly set the standards for online sales of bullion, US coins and world coins. Join over 100,000 loyal customers and feel confident purchasing from a company that’s spent a decade building a solid and stellar reputation trusted and recognized around the world. That’s the MCM way. View more great items. This listing is currently undergoing maintenance, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. The item “2019 Apollo 11 50th Annv Commem Silver Dollar NGC PF70 FDI Moon Core SKU56541″ is in sale since Thursday, February 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Commemorative\Modern Silver/Clad (1982-Now)”. The seller is “mcm” and is located in Sarasota, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.