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2007 GOLD BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS $500 NGC PROOF 67 ULTRA CAMEO 5 ozs AMERIGO VESPUCCI NAMING OF AMERICA ONLY 99 MINTED

2007 GOLD  BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS $500 NGC PROOF 67 ULTRA CAMEO 5 ozs AMERIGO VESPUCCI NAMING OF AMERICA ONLY 99 MINTED
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Country of Origin: British Virgin Islands

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS - BRITISH OVERSEAS TERRITORY

REIGN OF ELIZABETH II (1952-PRESENT) - HOUSE OF WINDSOR

FIVE-HUNDRED DOLLAR GOLD FIVE-OUNCE COIN

COMMEMORATING THE 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NAMING OF AMERICA (AFTER AMERIGO VESPUCCI)

CERTIFIED BY NGC PROOF 67 ULTRA CAMEO

OBV: PORTRAIT OF ELIZABETH II WEARING TIARA RIGHT.

REV: WITHIN CIRCLE, GRIDED GLOBE SHOWING THE NEW WORLD LEFT AND PORTRAIT OF AMERIGO VESPUCCI RIGHT, 16TH CENTURY SAILING SHIP BOTTOM; DENOMINATION BELOW.

AMERICGO VESPUCCI (1454-1512) WAS A FLORENTINE BORN CARTOGRAPHER, EXPLORER, MERCHANT, NAVIGATOR AND FINANCIER.

HE WAS ON THREE OR FOUR VOYAGES TO THE NEW WORLD, AND PROVED THAT THE DISCOVERED LANDS WERE NOT A PART OF CHINA OR THE INDIES, BUT A FOURTH AND PREVIOUSLY UNCHARTED CONTINENT.

IN 1507, THE GERMAN CARTOGRAPHER MARTIN WALDSEMÜLLER, PRODUCED A HIGHLY DETAILED MAP OF THE WORLD, UPON WHICH HE NAMED THE NEW CONTINENT "AMERICA" AFTER HIS COLLEAGUE VESPUCCI. 

CONTAINS 155.5 GRAMS OF .9999 PURE GOLD (5 OZS AGW)

65 MM IN DIAMETER

ONLY 99 MINTED!

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