SAN JOSE COIN CLUB    

This Page
Last Updated by:
 Sally Johnson
March 30,

 2017

 

  Home  

  Club Info  

  Annual Show  

  Area Shows  

  Area Clubs  

  Numismatic Issues  


 

     Here is the information, as related by Ken B., on this special issue!
          1. Designed by Ken B. (using graphics from the SJCC Web site!)
          2. SJCC donated 12 rolls (480 pieces) BU 2005-D California quarters purchased from Ken B.
          3. Ray Dillard (Michigan) Engraved the die and rolled the quarters.
          4. They were given out at the 2005 ANA banquet as gifts. The 'left overs' are available as long as the supply lasts. See Gary A. at the next meeting.


 

SPECIAL 2005

ANA WORLD'S FAIR OF MONEY

COMMEMORATIVE ISSUES

OF THE

SAN JOSE COIN CLUB

      To Celebrate and Honor the ANA's 2005 World's Fair of Money, the San Jose Coin Club produced three 38.9mm commemorative medals and two 

      commemorative Wooden Nickels.

 

The medals were issued in the following metals:

                                                                                                        A. Silver, 300 pieces
                                                                                                        B. Golden Bronze, 400 pieces
                                                                                                        C. Brilliant Copper, 700 pieces (common reverse shown)
                                                                                                        D. ANA Obverse Wooden Nickel
                                                                                                        E. San Jose Coin Club Obverse Wooden Nickel
                                                                                                        F. Common Wooden Nickel reverse shown

     Limited editions of 250 sets of medals were offered for sale as well as 250 sets of the Wooden Nickels. The Brilliant Copper medals were used not only in the

     mint sets but were given as special gifts at the ANA Banquet. The Reverse of the medals includes the initials of a number of San Jose Bay Area coin clubs:

o                                RCCC - Redwood Empire Coin Club

o                                SFCC - San Francisco Coin Club

o                                PCNS - Pacific Coast Numismatic Society

o                                LNS - Liberty Numismatic Society

o                                PCC - Peninsula Coin Club

o                                CCC - Cupertino Coin Club

o                                VNS - Vallejo Numismatic Society

o                                NCNA - Northern California Numismatic Society

o                                ACC - Alameda Coin Club

o                                FCC - Fremont Coin Club

o                                FCC - Fairfield Coin Club

o                                SSRC - Solano Silver Round Club

o                                DNS - Diablo Numismatic Society

o                                LVCC - Livermore Valley Coin Club

     ADDITIONAL NOTES:
     Various important sites around the San Jose Bay Area are marked. See if you can find them:

o                                Wine Country

o                                Stanford Medical Center

o                                Silicon Valley

o                                Lick Observatory

     Did you find the initials of the last names of each of the designers?

o                                A= Gary A

o                                J = Ryan J

o                                L= Al L

     If you still have not found them look on the computer screen!