[Sold] 2001 Korea Olympic Games Sydney'2000, 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#529). - Emporium Antiquities
[Sold] 2001 Korea Olympic Games Sydney'2000, 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#529). - Emporium Antiquities

[Sold] 2001 Korea Olympic Games Sydney'2000, 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#529).


We have here on offer, the 2001 DPRK North Korea Olympic Games Sydney'2000, 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! Comes in acrylic capsule, Uncirculated condition, Beautiful & Very Rare!

"The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (FrenchJeux olympiques[2]) are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered to be the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating.[3] The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Gamesalternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.

Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games, which were held in Olympia, Greece, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. Baron Pierre de Coubertin founded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in 1894. The IOC is the governing body of the Olympic Movement, with the Olympic Charter defining its structure and authority."

About the Olympic Games: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympic_Games

  • Front: Olympic Games Hurdler
  • Back: DPRK National Arms
  • Year 2000, 5 Won - Early 1st Releases!
  • 20.000 GR.
  • 33.8 mm Large crown size
  • Silver 0.9990, Proof-Struck, White Blast!
  • Uncirculated Excellent Condition
  • Scare/Rare - Sold Out at Mints/Coin Fairs

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.

North Korea DPRK silvers & gold coins have been always sold out at International Numismatist Fairs & Shows, given its very limited supply circulating in the marketplace. Rarity designs do commands very strong premiums amongst collections, and its prices have been steadily rising across the years. In these recent period, the acceleration is much more pronounced given the isolation state of North Korea, and it possible changes that may happen in the non-too distance future. This is definitely a very strong investment category. Buy with Confidence! 

Authenticity is Guaranteed for Life! This investment piece can be yours today!

Item will be presented in clear capsules, & museum graded premium Saflips. 

Please feel free to email any questions - emporium.antiquities@gmail.com


About North Korea: - https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_korea




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