Gold commemorative certified by NGC as a perfect 70. Third coin released by the U. Mint that features a curved (dome) design. The obverse features three basketball players reaching for the ball in unison with a basketball net in the covering the background.The design is meant to show how the game has brought together millions of diverse people from around the world. Inscriptions include "Liberty, " "In God We Trust, " and 2020.
The reverse features a depiction of a basketball going through a net with the inscriptions "United States of America, " "E Pluribus Unum, " and Five Dollars. Interesting "dome shaped" gold planchet. Issued to celebrate the game of basketball and the 60th Anniversary of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
The game was invented on December 21, 1891 by Dr. James Naismith and has been an extremely popular global sport for more than 125 years. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: US\Commemorative\Modern Gold (1984-Now)".The seller is "mintproducts" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.