1989 Korea XV. Olympic Winter Games Calgary 500 Won Silver Coin Proof-Struck
We have here on offer, the 1989 North Korea DPRK XV. Olympic Winter Games Calgary 500 Won Silver Coin Proof-Struck
The coin commemorates the XV. Olympics Winter Games held in Calgary 1988.
Front: Lady Skater Dancing on Ice
Back: DPRK National Arms
Year 1989, 500 Won - Early 1st Releases!
Near 1 oz, (27gr.), Large crown size
.999 Silver, Proof Finishing
Uncirculated Excellent Condition
Scarce/Rare - Sold out at Mints/Coin fairs.
In excellent condition and proof struck, blast white.
North Korea silvers coins have always sold out at Mints & Coin Fair/Shows, and are recognised as one of the great numismatist investments for the future!
Modern silver of approx. > 25-30+ years old, and large crown size of 36 mm, thick. These are the very first mintage releases, when DPRK started to initiate mintage of numismatic coins for external sale.
This is a rarely available piece, very attractive & beautiful old rarity.