2019 W $5 Gold Apollo 11 50th Anniversary PCGS MS70 First Strike First Day of Issue Moon Black Shield Label
The Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Program celebrates America's historic first manned Moon landing on July 20, 1969, and the efforts of the United States space program leading up to this historic event. Each coin features a stunning curved design.
The obverse design features the inscriptions “MERCURY,” “GEMINI,” and “APOLLO,” separated by phases of the Moon, and a footprint on the lunar surface, which together represent the efforts of the United States space program leading up to the first manned Moon landing. Additional inscriptions include “2019,” “IN GOD WE TRUST,” and “LIBERTY.”
The reverse design features a representation of a close-up of the famous “Buzz Aldrin on the Moon” photograph taken July 20, 1969, that shows just the visor and part of the helmet of astronaut Buzz Aldrin. The reflection in Buzz Aldrin’s helmet includes astronaut Neil Armstrong, the United States flag, and the lunar lander. Inscriptions include “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “ONE DOLLAR,” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM.”
Each $5 gold Apollo 11 50th Anniversary coin is certified First Day of Issue and available now in flawless PCGS MS70 and features our exclusive First Strike Black Shield Moon label.
Max pop: 150
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|Strike Type||Mint State|
|Label||First Strike Moon Label|
|Pedigree||First Day of Issue|