SYILING PERAK GREAT MOTORCYCLE OF THE 30’S – BSA SLOPER

Spesifikasi :

• Diameter : 40.7 mm
• Weight: 1oz (31.11 grams)
• Metal: Silver
• Purity : 99.9%
• Condition : Proof-like

About the Design

The GREAT MOTOCYCLES OF THE 1930’s Coins Collection is the world’s first motorcycles pure silver coloured coins collection. Consisting of four .999 pure silver coins, each coin depicts beautifully a famous motorcycle from the 1930’s in full colours. 1930’s was a booming period for motorcycles manufacturing and IZH, Matchless, BSA and Brough Superior were among the most important manufacturers during the time.

Obverse

The obverse of the coin features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, sovereign of the Commonwealth and Cook Islands the year ‘2007’ and the denomination of NZ$2.00.

Reverse

The reverse of each coin bears a full colour image of the featured motorcycle and the maker’s badge . It bears the inscriptions “GREAT MOTORCYCLES of the 30’s” and the motorcycle model.

The coins feature a distinctive engraved tyre tread edge.

1930 BSA Sloper

One of the great brands, BSA actually began as a gun trades union in 1854, when 14 Birmingham gunsmiths grouped to sell arms for the Crimean War effort. In 1861 they decided to form a public company, and found a site on Small Heath for their factory, opening in 1863. BSA started building bicycles and bicycle components in the 1880s and followed with motorised bicycles in 1903.

Limited Mintage

There are five 2007 dated Great Motorcycles of the 30’s coins struck from 1oz of pure silver. No more than 6,000 of each coin will be issued by the New Zealand Mint. The coins are legal tender of the Cook Islands.

FOR SALE : RM380

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2 Responses to “SYILING PERAK GREAT MOTORCYCLE OF THE 30’S – BSA SLOPER”

  1. kohjonathan Says:

    SYILING PERAK GREAT MOTORCYCLE OF THE 30′S – BSA SLOPE

    Referring to your post on https://nazzcollection.wordpress.com/2011/01/30/syiling-perak-great-motorcycle-of-the-30s-bsa-sloper/#respond

    Still selling it at RM280?

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