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Why Make This PF70 UC First Releases 2019-W $5 American Legion Commemorative Gold Proof the Next Addition to Your Collection?
The American Legion was founded in 1919 and they have been honored by the U.S. Mint's modern commemorative program with coins for their 100th anniversary. The specimen offered here is a $5 gold proof, it was struck at the West Point branch of the U.S. Mint. Mintage of these $5 coins is limited. Only 50,000 will be struck. This is a combined limit between the proof and uncirculated versions.
Designs Celebrating the American Legion
The obverse of this gold commemorative displays the Eiffel Tower. Just in front of it, a very large "V" can be seen. The dates "1919" and "2019" have also been worked into the design. The "W" Mint mark is in the lower right portion of the design.
The design on the reverse features an impressively detailed soaring bald eagle. The face value is just above its head. The full American Legion logo can also be found on this side.
NGC Certified PF70 UC First Releases
This specimen received the First Releases designation for being submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) within 30 days of its official release date. Since it is completely free of flaws and has superb visual contrast, it was assigned the grade of Proof 70 and the Ultra Cameo designation.
Order this NGC PF70 UC First Releases 2019-W $5 American Legion 100th Anniversary gold commemorative while it's available.
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Over the years, the West Point Mint has admirably served the Numismatic community by producing a number of iconic, noteworthy, and highly sought-after releases.
The U.S. Mint will release a clad half dollar, a silver dollar and a $5 gold coin to honor the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the American Legion. Proceeds from the series will help support the ongoing efforts of one of the most celebrated American Institutions ever created.