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    Elizabeth II silver "Christopher Columbus - Maritime" Proof 500 Dollars 2006 Gem Proof,  KM-unl. This massive 5 Kilo coin was issued to celebrate the 500th Anniversary of Christopher Columbus's discovery of America. The coin depicts a map with Columbus and the Santa Maria with an embedded working compass that is housed in a large plastic capsule which is countersunk within a brass porthole that opens, closes, and screws down. Embossed with "159/500" on a wooden display. Sold with COA. An unusual offering for the maritime enthusiast. 160.75 Oz. ASW

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    April, 2017
    7th-10th Friday-Monday
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