The 2020 release of Basketball Hall of Fame Coins at the United States Mint honored the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Named for James Naismith, the first person to write a rule book for basketball and the founder of the University of Kansas basketball program, the Hall of Fame was opened in 1960. Among the commemorative issues for this occasion was a burnished gold coin. Right now, 2020-W $5 Gold Basketball HOF Coins are available to you for purchase online at Silver.com in perfect condition.
- Ships to you in PCGS protective plastic slabs!
- Celebrates the 60th anniversary of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame!
- Special Jerry West Label!
- Availability of certified perfect coins is limited!
- Consists of .2419 Troy ounce of actual gold content.
- Bears a face value of $5 (USD) backed by the federal government.
- Issued a Grade of Mint State 70 by the Professional Coin Grading Service.
- First Day of Issue.
- The obverse features basketball players looking to rebound the basketball.
- On the reverse is a ball about to swish through the hoop.
- Comes with W mint marks from the West Point Mint.
Each of these 2020-W $5 Gold Basketball HOF Coins comes with a perfect certification from the PCGS. Mint State 70 coins exhibit full, original mint luster and have no detractions of any kind present on the design field or element. The included First Day of Issue designation means the PCGS received these coins for grading within 24 hours of release from the US Mint.
The included Jerry West Label design features his signature replication and a picture of the famous former Los Angeles Laker. West is the player whose silhouette is featured in the NBA Logo.
The obverse side of 2020-W Gold Basketball HOF Coins features a depiction of basketball players on a sunken, concave field. This design shows three players jostling for the best position to rebound the basketball in the air. The background field on this face of the coin has a net element.
On the reverse face of 2020-W $5 Gold Basketball HOF Coins is the image of a basketball that is about to swish cleanly through the hoop. This field of the coin has a domed, or convex, design field that lends greater 3D visuals for the basketball.
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