SOLD: HK-872 1949 United Nations Monetary Pattern Bronze SCD


Reference HK-872
Date 1946
Grade MS 63
Price $225.00
Item # 3570
Metal Bronze

A common currency proposed by Abe Kosoff and M. F. Schulman in 1945 when the United Nations came into being. Reportedly a specimen was sent to the U.S. Mint director, who opposed its use, stating that it was Treasury department policy to to discourage manufacture of any item that looked so much like a coin.