Featuring a privately minted BLACK RUTHENIUM EDITION Morgan Dollar & Peace Dollar design non-monetary tribute 2 coin set. Each weighs a full one-ounce (1 OZ), and measures a large 39mm in size.
To commemorate the Morgan Dollar 100th Anniversary of the Last Year of issue (1921), the Merrick Mint has authorized the release of this Double Dated 1921-2021 Centennial tribute. The legendary Morgan Silver Dollar has been nicknamed the "King of America's Coins".
To commemorate the Peace Dollar 100th Anniversary of the First Year of issue (1921), the Merrick Mint has authorized the release of this Double Dated 1921-2021 Centennial Tribute. Historical significance and simple beauty, the Peace Silver Dollar was emblematic of peace following World War I, and collectors view it as a true piece of American history.
These coins are coated with Black Ruthenium, which is a type of platinum metal that looks like a dark platinum, but is 100 times Rarer. Ruthenium is a chemical element with the symbol RU & Atomic # 44. It is a rare transition metal belonging to the platinum group of the periodic table.
Each tribute coin comes in an acrylic coin capsule and includes certificate of authenticity.