We have here on offer, the 2006 DPRK North Korea, Olympics'08, Archer & Target Board. 5 Won Silver Proof/V.Rare! Comes in acrylic capsule, Uncirculated condition, Beautiful & Very Rare!
"The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) 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. The Olympic Games are held every four years, with the Summer and Winter Gamesalternating by occurring every four years but two years apart.
Front: Olympic Games'08, Archer aiming at Target-Board
Back: DPRK National Arms
Year 2006, 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!"