Coin Type Specifications
Region: Iceland
Denomination: S1000K
Diameter: 38.1 (mm)
Coin Metal Composition:
Silver [90%] 24.066 (g)
Copper [10%] 2.674 (g)
Total Mass: 26.74 (g)

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2000 - Leif Ericson - Silver 1000 Kronur
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Coin Type Coins
2000 - Leif Ericson - Silver 1000 Kronur Coin Composition
Composition Totals From 1 Coins
Silver : 24.066 Grams
Copper : 2.674 Grams
Total Mass : 26.74 Grams

Metal USD/Pound USD/Troy Ounce USD/Gram Grams/Coin USD/Coin
Silver $249.755 $17.130 $0.551 24.066 g $13.256
Copper $2.091 $0.143 $0.005 2.674 g $0.012
Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin: $13.268
Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 1 Coins: $13.268
- Precious Metal prices updated on 09-26-2017
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Coin Type Description
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COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION
Years Minted: 2000
Mint Marks: NONE (Philadelphia US)
Denomination: S1000K
Obverse Design: Stirling Calder's sculpture of Ericson. Lettering: Leifur Eiriksson, Sonur Islands, Fundur Nordur Ameriku, 1000, and 2000.
Obverse Designer: Throstur Magnusson
Reverse Design: The eagle, the dragon, the bull and the giant from the Icelandic Coat of Arms Lettering: 1000, Eitt Pusund Kronur, and Island.
Reverse Designer: Throstur Magnusson
2000 - Leif Ericson - Silver 1000 Kronur

Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson was an Icelandic explorer, known as the first Norse explorer to reach America, in c. 1000, According to the Sagas of Icelanders, he established a Norse settlement in Vinland, tentatively identified with the Norse L'Anse aux Meadows on the northern tip of Newfoundland in modern-day Canada.

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Production Process: Proof
Coin Type: Commemorative
Denomination: Silver Krónur
Authorized Mintage Maximum: 150,000
Production Facility: Philadelphia
Public Law Number: 106
Congressional Number: 126
Approval Date: 12/31/1999
Catalog reference: KM 37.







2000 Leif Ericson Millennium Commemorative Coin
Source: usmint.gov

Design Theme on Obverse: An image of Stirling Calder's famous sculpture of Ericson.
Design Theme on Reverse: The eagle, the dragon, the bull and the giant from the Icelandic Coat of Arms
Designers/Engravers: Throstur Magnusson
Place Minted Philadelphia, PA (No Mint Mark)
Authorization Date: In the U.S., the coin was authorized on December 6, 1999, by Public Law 106-126.
Year(s) on Coins: 2000
Authorized Mintage Limits: 150,000

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1000 Krónur Leif Ericsson
Source: en.numista.com

Features
KM# 37
Country Iceland
Year 2000
Value 1000 Kronur
1000 ISK = 7.45 USD
Metal Silver (.900)
Weight 26.74 g
Shape Round

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