Israel 1958 Silver 5-Lirot, KM-21, roll of 10, BU.

Israel 1958 Silver 5-Lirot, KM-21, roll of 10 ~ Brilliant Uncirculated
Israel 1958 Silver 5-Lirot, KM-21, roll of 10, Brilliant Uncirculated, proof-like.

This is a roll of 10 proof-like brilliant uncirculated (BU) 1958 silver 5-Lirot coins, catalog KM-21 (A-1). Each is 34 mm dia, weighs 25.0 grams, and is 0.900 silver. Actual silver weight is 0.7234 ounces, which at the April 22, 2011 price of silver ($46.68/ounce) means each coin is worth $33.77 in silver bullion alone. The coin pictured above is representative of those in the roll (click on the image for an even larger image).

The coin was issued to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the State of Israel. On the obverse is the word "Israel" in Hebrew and Arabic in the upper left with the date "5718-1958". Beneath and to the right is the large numeral 5 and the inscription "Israel Lirot." On the reverse is a stylized Menorah within an incuse trapezoid. Designer was Miriam Karoly.

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