Lot #433
Danbury Mint 'Men in Space Series' Silver Sterling Proof Set

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Estimate: $400+

Description

First edition proof set of the 'Men in Space Series' by The Danbury Mint, which contains 21 sterling silver coins honoring NASA's manned missions from Mercury-Redstone 3 to Apollo 11. Each coin measures 1.5″ in diameter and weighs approximately 20.6 grams. The coins are housed in their original presentation folder, which no longer retains its certificate. Included is a limited edition commemorative set from The Danbury Mint entitled 'America's First Space Decade,' which contains a sterling silver coin and commemorative cover. In very good to fine condition, with damage to the Men in Space case, not affecting the coins themselves.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021