Solomon Is releases lunar landing commemorative

21 November 2018

Reverse of Solomon Islands $25 proof commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing. (Image courtesy Downies)

Reverse of Solomon Islands $25 proof commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing. (Image courtesy Downies)

The original moonwalk is depicted on a shimmering Mother of Pearl inlay on the reverse of  a massive 65.00 mm, 155.5175 g (5 oz) .999 fine silver $25 proof struck for the Solomon Islands. The design extends on to the enclosing silver rim. Mintage is 750.