Why purchase this 2019 Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Domed Silver Proof coin?
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and mankind's first steps on the moon, the Royal Canadian Mint has issued a series of domed commemorative coins. Struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, mintage of the 2019 Apollo 11 proof coin is limited to 5,500.
Dramatic Lunar Landing Scene
The lunar lander is centered on the domed reverse, flanked by the inscriptions "1969 2019" and "50 YEARS ANS," with astronaut Neil Armstrong standing in the foreground. The surrounding English/French quote "Man has reached out and touched the tranquil moon. May that high accomplishment allow man to rediscover the Earth and find peace there," was Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau's contribution to world leader's messages of peace left on the moon.
Susanna Blunt's portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II adorns the concave obverse. Inscribed "ELIZABETH II," "CANADA," "D. G. REGINA" and "25 DOLLARS."
Proof 70 Perfection with Exclusive Canada Label
This flawless 2019 Canada $25 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Domed 1 oz. Silver Proof coin was awarded the grade of Proof 70 Ultra Cameo (UC) by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). The coin is also designated First Releases, confirmation that the coin was received by NGC within thirty days of release. The proof is presented in a black core NGC holder accompanied by ModernCoinMart's exclusive Canadian themed certification label.
This 2019 Domed Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Silver Proof coin will make an exciting addition to your collection!
|Year of Issue:||2019|
|Mint:||Royal Canadian Mint|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Canada Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Neil Armstrong|