This spectacular'FireFighter' coin is the second release in the'Real Heroes' series from the CIT Mint. Nobody can forget the heroism of the New York City Firefighters facing unimaginable circumstances during the 9/11 attacks of the Twin towers (World Trade Center).
Images of courage and bravery seared into our consciousness forever. More recently, we have seen many images of these heroes in action fighting the wildfires of the world.
Thanks to the enhanced smartminting® technology the Ultra High Relief, partly polished honeycomb pattern and extremely detailed elements reaching to and even over the edge of the coin generate an unbelievable design. The visor that protects his eyes from the dangerous smoke and gases is a unique overlay that makes this coin even more special. CIT is proud to honor this "Real Hero" by presenting the most stunning coin ever done of the Firefighter. A tribute to not only those who gave the ultimate sacrifice during 9/11, but to all Firefighters that we count on. This 3oz'Black Proof' measures 50mm in diameter and features a stunning, realistic image of a Firefighter from the New York City Fire Department.The number 343 on the helmet honors the Firefighters that were loss that day in the Twin Towers. "ONLY THE BRAVE ARE FREE" and the illustration of the original twin towers on the obverse are a matching and worthy statement to honor these real heroes. This coin comes in a protective Round Capsule which is nestled in black velvet, all inside a Matt-black case.
The'Certificate of Authenticity' (COA) can be found on the sheet surrounding the coin along with coin information and mintage details. There is a VERY LOW worldwide Mintage of only 911 coins. From the "Real Heroes" series, this coin follows the immensely popular "Pilot" coins.
It is a Non-circulating Legal Tender (NCLT) coin and is a weighty 3oz of Silver. This coin is dedicated to the Firefighter. CIT Started as a small coin dealer in Liechtenstein but has become a global player in modern Numismatic. Many of the innovative ideas CIT realised are now part of the international standard and found their way into the world of mainstream commemorative coins. Approximately 350 stunning coins are released by CIT every year.
Fine silver' (also called'Pure silver') has a fineness of. This grade of silver is used to make bullion bars for international commodities trading and investment in silver. Mass: 93.3 grams 3 troy oz. Finish: Uncirculated'Black Proof' (Coloured).Obverse Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley (IRB). Fantastic New'As-Issued' Mint Condition. Beautiful Coloured Silver High-Relief coin. Display Case (Classic Black CIT Case with Clear Lid). Sent via'Tracked post' in an envelope / satchel / box (usually via Australia Post).
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