When these 90% silver Choice Proofs rolled off the presses in 2005, the military cheered!
- Stunning design captures the Marines' heroism, courage and strength as they claim the strategic island of Iwo Jima
- Coin issued to honor the 230th anniversary of the establishment of the Marine Corps in 1775
- Struck for one year only, these Choice Proofs mark the first time the U.S. Mint paid tribute to a branch of the military with an official commemorative coin
- Obverse captures an image of the raising of the flag at Iwo Jima
- Reverse features the Marine Corps emblem along with the motto semper fidelis – "Always Faithful"
- Coin comes in a FREE customized holder that includes a 75th anniversary label commemorating the victorious end of WWII
With an original mintage of just 600,000, and most now in private collections, here is a historic opportunity to add this stunning silver dollar Proof coin to your collection – order today.
- Year: 2005
- Material: Silver
- Mint: Philadelphia
- Product Type: Single Products
- Presentation: With Holder
- Commemorative Series: Marine Corps 230th Anniversary (2005)