Franklin Mint Gallery of Great Americans 1970-71 Coins

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 30,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction
Up for bid are 2 Solid Bronze First Edition Proof sets (12 each) of Franklin Mint Collector Coins titled "Gallery of Great Americans". These sets are from 1970 and 1971. The 12 coins in the 1970 set are: George Washington - Thomas A. Edison - Samuel Clemens - Jane Addams - Daniel Boone - Booker T. Washington - Henry Ford - John J. Pershing - Jim Thorpe - John James Audubon - Will Rogers and Albert Einstein. The 12 coins in the 1971 set are: Benjamin Franklin - Richard E. Byrd - Alexander Graham Bell - Walter Reed - Oliver Wendell Holmes - Helen Keller - Andrew Carnegie - Edgar Allan Poe - George Gershwin - W.C. Fields - George (Babe) Ruth and Douglas MacArthur. Each coin is encased in plastic and mounted on a board. A couple of them are starting to tarnish a bit. Comes with a slide in holder that houses both sets. Near Mint condition. Winning bidder to add $10.00 for shipping. Insurance is optional. Please feel free to email me with any questions you might have. Thank you for taking a look. Kristy.