1995 US Olympic Two Coin Proof Silver Dollar Set -- Gymnastics and Paralympics

Item Number: 72589
Product Type:  Coin
Size: 1 1/2 inch (38.1mm) Round
Material: 1.72 oz .900 Silver Proof
(1.5468 oz of Silver)
Price: $43.99
 

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1995 US Olympic Two Coin Proof Silver Dollar Set -- Gymnastics and Paralympics

The 1996 Summer Olympics of Atlanta, officially known as the Games of the XXVI Olympiad and unofficially known as the Centennial Olympics, and the 1996 Paralympic Games were milestones in American sports history. To honor the spirit of the Games and the American competitors, the US Mint issued the Centennial Olympics – Paralympics Proof Silver Dollar and the Centennial Olympics – Gymnastics Proof Silver Dollar. 

The Paralympics Proof Silver Dollar, minted in 90% silver and containing 0.7734 Troy oz of silver, has a diameter of 38.1mm and a weight of 26.73 grams. The obverse of the coin, designed by James Sharpe, depicts the fevered sprint of a pair of blind tethered runners. The reverse, by William Krawczewics, features clasped hands symbolizing brotherhood and team spirit of the Games.

The Gymnastics Proof Silver Dollar has a diameter of 38.1mm and weight of 26.73 grams, and was minted in 90% silver, containing 0.7734 Troy oz of silver. The coin’s obverse was designed by James Sharpe and features two gymnasts, one competing on the rings and the other sticking their landing during a floor routine. The reverse, by William Krawczewics, displays clasped hands symbolizing the brotherhood and generous spirit all competitors feel during the Olympic Games.

Minted in 1995 by the US Mint, these coins are in like new condition and include the original US Mint packaging with certificates of authenticity. These proof quality coins meet the highest standards in the industry for craftsmanship and were carefully produced to represent the best possible version of the original models. Purchase the 1995 US Olympic Paralympics and Gymnastics Proof Silver Dollar Set and own a part of history that you will cherish forever.