340 vintage HUSKY OIL rugged american COINS Western

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  • Sold Date: Feb 08, 2008
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[zipedit] HUSKY OIL Commemorative 340 Coins "RUGGED AMERICANS" series (Indians & Frontiersmen)

Rugged Americans series large lot of coins.(Wild Bill Hickok 30 coins, Kit Carson 28, Sacajawea 33, Crazy Horse 30, Wyatt Earp 13, Chief Joseph 20, William Clark 26, Buffalo Bill Cody 34, Sitting Bull 22, Geronimo 25, Bat Masterson 28, Meriwether Lewis 22, Black Hawk 29) Each bronze coin is still in the cellophane wrapper which is marked with the "Husky" oil logos of a husky dog. (Some of the coins are tarnished, though still in original wrappers) Each coin measures approx 1" across (larger than a quarter) . Each coin bears a face on the front, and on the obverse is a symbol associated with that person...on some coins the face is toward the clear part of the cellophane, on others the face is toward the logo side...

Minted by Franklin Mint in 1970 for Husky Oil Company (not legal tender, these are collectible, commemorative coins)...These were purchased at an estate sale, and the family must have had a Husky dealership, or owned a fleet or taxis or some such business..T are multiples of the 13 different coins . Cardboard cards with slots were originally issued to be filled...These are the COINS, and do not include cardboard holders...

Excellent condition. Please see photos below.

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