The Negro Leagues Baseball Commemorative Coins are being minted in honor of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Negro National League, a professional baseball league formed in response to African-American players being banned from the major leagues. Public Law 116-209, which authorized the commemorative coin program, requires the coins to be emblematic of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and its mission to promote tolerance, diversity, and inclusion. Obverse: Features a portrait of player, manager and executive, Andrew "Rube" Foster with his signature.Foster established the Negro National League in a meeting held at the Paseo YMCA in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1920. Inscriptions are "NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL, " "IN GOD WE TRUST, " "2022, " and LIBERTY. Reverse: Depicts the gesture of tipping one's cap, an important sign of respect for players. The Soul of Baseball Commemorative Coin Series. Minted at the West Point Mint and bears "W" Mint Mark. Accompanied by the Certificate of Authenticity in Original Packaging. Mintage limit is 50,000 across all options. Check Out my other items for more coins from this series. This is a Great addition for starting a new collection or expanding your existing one. 90% Gold, 6% Silver, Balance Copper. 0.850 inch/21.60 mm.
Most of the coins that I sell are directly from the U. Mint, unless they are circulated or Graded. To mislead anyone with any type of information, so if you have any questions, please contact me. I understand things happen and you may wish to cancel your order.THANK YOU FOR YOU INTEREST. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: US\Commemorative\Modern Gold (1984-Now)". The seller is "angel_eyes2368" and is located in this country: US.
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