Security Homestead Silver-Plated Doubloon Set

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  • Item Category: Entertainment
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 27, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

's a Security Homestead Association 75th Anniversary, 76th Anniversary & 77th Anniversary Silver-Plated Doubloon Set. The obverse of each has the image of the Security Homestead Building, as shown in the feature photo and photo #2 (each year has a different date). The reverse features images of the original Rex (1893), Comus (1857) and Proteus (1882) Floats and reads "Security Homestead Assn...We Proudly Commerate Our ** Anniversary," as shown in the second photo. The 75th Anniversary features the 1893 King of Mardi Gras (Rex) Float replica, the 76th Anniversary features the 1857 King of Comus Float replica and the 77th Anniversary features the 1882 King of Proteus replica. The doubloons are in Excellent Condition . This is a great piece of Security Homestead Association and Mardi Gras memorabilia. Locals will remember Security's TV adds with the very large guy in bib overalls referred to as 'The Big One.'

Note: Please watch for my auctions and peruse my store, Olde Oaks Emporium for many other Mardi Gras doubloons and other collectible items. Sign up for my store newsletter and receive periodic emails with photos of newly listed doubloons, sale items and other specials. I've recently acquired two collections, one of which was stored in an attic for the past 20 years and I will be listing many beautiful, mint state doubloons and some beautiful collections.

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