[Sold] 2002 Korea, World Football Championships'58. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! (#564).
We have here on offer, the 2002 DPRK North Korea, World Football Championships'58. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! Comes in acrylic capsule, Uncirculated condition, Beautiful & Very Rare!
"The 1958 FIFA World Cup, the sixth staging of the World Cup, was hosted by Sweden from 8 to 29 June. The tournament was won by Brazil, who beat Sweden 5–2 in the final for their first title. The tournament is also notable for marking the debut on the world stage of a then largely unknown 17-year-old Pelé."
Front: World Cup 1958, Pair of Footballers, Map of countries, Food Ball.
Back: DPRK National Arms
Year 2002, 5 Won - Early 1st Releases!
38 mm, Large Crown size
Silver 0.9990, Proof-Struck, White Blast!
Uncirculated Excellent Condition
Scare/Rare - Sold Out at Mints/Coin Fairs (only 5'000 pieces)
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!"