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2006 Benjamin Franklin Coin and Chronicles Set GEM BU in its Original Government Packaging

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Why buy this Benjamin Franklin 2006 Coin and Chronicles Set in Original Government Packaging?

Benjamin Franklin is one of America's most beloved Founding Fathers. He was a scientist, journalist, revolutionary, and statesmen. To honor his legacy, the U.S. Mint released this Coin and Chronicles Set in 2006. It includes both a coin and a set of four postage stamps

  • The coin in this set is $1 U.S. legal tender.
  • It was struck from 26.73 g of .900 fine silver.
  • The coin bears the "P" mint mark of the Philadelphia Mint.
  • The coin features Ben Franklin's famous kite experiment.
  • This set comes with an intaglio print of "The Signing of the Declaration of Independence" from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
  • This set comes in its original packaging from the US Mint.

Striking Kite Experiment Design by Norman E. Nemeth

Obverse: The coin's obverse, which was designed by Normal Nemeth, bears an image of Ben Franklin conducting his famous kite experiment. He is flanked by the inscriptions "IN GOD WE TRUST" and "BEN FRANKLIN SCIENTIST." "LIBERTY" and the anniversary dates, "1706-2006," are inscribed along the rim.

Reverse: Charles Vickers's reverse design features an image from the American Revolution. A serpent is divided into three parts above the words "JOIN OR DIE." "E PLURIBUS UNUM" is inscribed just above, while rim inscriptions provide the name of the issuing country, "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," and the coin's face value, "ONE DOLLAR."

Don't miss your chance to own this 2006 Benjamin Franklin Coin and Chronicles Set with Original Government Packaging.

This 2006 Benjamin Franklin Coin and Chronicles Set GEM BU OGP is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.

Year of Issue:2006
Mint:U.S. Mint
Grading Service:Uncertified
Grade:GEM BU
Finish:Mint State
Packaging:Original Government Packaging
Diameter:1.500 mm
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