[Sold] 2002 Korea, Winner 17th World Football'02. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#565). - Emporium Antiquities
[Sold] 2002 Korea, Winner 17th World Football'02. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#565). - Emporium Antiquities

[Sold] 2002 Korea, Winner 17th World Football'02. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#565).


We have here on offer, the 2002 DPRK North Korea, Winner 17th World Football'02. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! Comes in acrylic capsule, Uncirculated condition, Beautiful & Very Rare!

"The 2002 FIFA World Cup was the 17th staging of the FIFA World Cup which took place from 31 May to 30 June 2002 in South Korea and Japan. It was the first World Cup to be held in Asia, the first to be held on a continent other than Europe or the Americas, the last World Cup during which the golden goal rule was in force and the only World Cup to be jointly hosted by more than one nation as FIFA amended its statutes in 2004 to officially forbid co-hosting bids. Brazil won the tournament for a record fifth time, winning the final against Germany 2–0. The victory meant Brazil qualified for the 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup for the fifth time, representing the World. In the third place play-off match against South KoreaTurkey won 3-2 taking third place in their only second ever FIFA World Cup finals. China PREcuadorSenegaland Slovenia made their first appearances at the finals with Turkey making its first appearance since 1954."

About the World Cup'02: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2002_FIFA_World_Cup

  • Front: World Cup 2002, Celebrations Scene
  • Back: DPRK National Arms
  • Year 2002, 5 Won - Early 1st Releases!
  • 20.00 GR.
  • 38 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!"

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

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



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