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1988 COOK ISLANDS Explorers ALEXANDER THE GREAT PRF Silver $50 Coin NGC i105917

1988 COOK ISLANDS Explorers ALEXANDER THE GREAT PRF Silver $50 Coin NGC i105917

1988 COOK ISLANDS Explorers ALEXANDER THE GREAT PRF Silver $50 Coin NGC i105917

1988 COOK ISLANDS Explorers ALEXANDER THE GREAT PRF Silver $50 Coin NGC i105917

1988 COOK ISLANDS Explorers ALEXANDER THE GREAT PRF Silver $50 Coin NGC i105917

1988 COOK ISLANDS Explorers ALEXANDER THE GREAT PRF Silver $50 Coin NGC i105917

Item: i105917 Authentic Coin of. Great Explorers Series – Alexander the Great 1988 Proof Silver 50 Dollars 39mm (20.94 grams) 0.925 Silver 0.6227 oz. ASW Reference: KM# 96 Certification: NGC. PF 68 ULTRA CAMEO 2863720-007 ELIZABETH II COOK ISLANDS RDM 1988, Queen Elizabeth II facing right. Richard Evelyn Byrd Jr. (October 25, 1888 – March 11, 1957) was an American naval officer and explorer. He was a recipient of the Medal of Honor, the highest honor for valor given by the United States, and was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and organizer of polar logistics. Aircraft flights in which he served as a navigator and expedition leader crossed the Atlantic Ocean, a segment of the Arctic Ocean, and a segment of the Antarctic Plateau. Byrd claimed that his expeditions had been the first to reach both the North Pole and the South Pole by air. His claim to have reached the North Pole is disputed. He is also known for discovering Mount Sidley, the largest dormant volcano in Antarctica. On May 9, 1926, Byrd and Navy Chief Aviation Pilot Floyd Bennett attempted a flight over the North Pole in a Fokker F. VIIa/3m tri-motor monoplane named. After the daughter of Ford Motor Company president Edsel Ford, who helped finance the expedition. Byrd and Bennett claimed to have reached the North Pole, a distance of 1,535 miles (1,335 nautical miles). Congress passed a special act on December 21, 1926, promoting him to the rank of commander and awarding both Floyd Bennett and him the Medal of Honor. Bennett was promoted to the warrant officer rank of machinist. Byrd and Bennett were presented with Tiffany Cross versions of the Medal of Honor on March 5, 1927, at the White House by President Calvin Coolidge. The Cook Islands (Cook Islands Maori: Kuki’Airani) is a self-governing island country in the South Pacific Ocean in free association with New Zealand. It comprises 15 islands whose total land area is 240 square kilometres (92.7 sq mi). The Cook Islands’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) covers 1,800,000 square kilometres (690,000 sq mi) of ocean. New Zealand is responsible for the Cook Islands’ defence and foreign affairs, but they are exercised in consultation with the Cook Islands. In recent times, the Cook Islands have adopted an increasingly independent foreign policy. Although Cook Islanders are citizens of New Zealand, they have the status of Cook Islands nationals, which is not given to other New Zealand citizens. The Cook Islands’ main population centres are on the island of Rarotonga (10,572 in 2011), where there is an international airport. There is a larger population of Cook Islanders in New Zealand itself; in the 2013 census, 61,839 people said they were Cook Islanders, or of Cook Islands descent. With about 100,000 visitors travelling to the islands in the 2010-11 financial year, tourism is the country’s main industry, and the leading element of the economy, ahead of offshore banking, pearls, and marine and fruit exports. World-renowned expert numismatist, enthusiast, author and dealer in authentic ancient Greek, ancient Roman, ancient Byzantine, world coins & more. Ilya Zlobin is an independent individual who has a passion for coin collecting, research and understanding the importance of the historical context and significance all coins and objects represent. Send me a message about this and I can update your invoice should you want this method. Getting your order to you, quickly and securely is a top priority and is taken seriously here. Great care is taken in packaging and mailing every item securely and quickly. What is a certificate of authenticity and what guarantees do you give that the item is authentic? 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  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Cook Islands
  • Certification Number: 2863720-007
  • Certification: NGC
  • Grade: PF 68 ULTRA CAMEO
  • Year: 1988
  • Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
  • Composition: Silver
  • Denomination: 50 Dollars

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