1997 Korea Olympic Games 1998 Japan 5 Won Silver Coin Proof-Struck
We have here on offer, the 1997 North Korea DPRK Olympic Games 1998 Japan 5 Won Silver Coin Proof-Struck! This is a rare issue, uncommon for the Winter Olympics Theme.
The coin commemorates the Olympic Winter Games held in Japan 1998.
Front: Pair of Speed Skaters
Back: DPRK National Arms
Year 1990, 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.