2024 Chad 10,000 Francs - .45 Caliber Pistol Shaped - 2oz Silver (Antiqued)

  • Country: Republic of Chad
  • Period: Republic (1960-Date)
  • Type: Non-Circulating Coin
  • Years: 2024
  • Denomination: 10,000 CFA
  • Currency: CFA Franc (Bank of Central African States 1973-Date)
  • Composition: .999 Silver
  • Diameter: 70mm x 44mm
  • Weight: 62.2g
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Mintage: 5,000
  • Condition: New - Mint Packaging
  • Obverse: A variety of patriotic-themed symbols surrounded by intricate designing. The Chad coat of arms, date, and denomination is featured on the handle. Inscriptions: “2 OZ .999 FINE SILVER”
  • Reverse: A variety of patriotic-themed symbols, including the statue of liberty, a bald eagle, and military man. Inscriptions: “COME AND TAKE IT .45 CALIBER”

The 2024 Chad 2 oz Silver .45 Caliber Pistol Handgun Antiqued Shaped Coin is a remarkable homage to the iconic .45 caliber pistol, a firearm revered for its efficacy and storied history in military and law enforcement use. Crafted from 2 troy ounces of .999 fine silver, this coin not only represents investment-grade quality but also embodies a rich narrative woven into the fabric of firearms history. The unique serial number on each coin underscores its exclusivity and collectibility, while the antiqued finish adds a weathered, historic charm, enhancing the coin's intricate details and giving it a tangible sense of history.

The .45 caliber pistol, particularly the M1911, has been a staple in the U.S. armed forces for much of the 20th century, known for its stopping power and reliability. Its design and effectiveness have made it a favorite not only among soldiers but also among collectors and shooting enthusiasts. This coin captures the essence of the .45 caliber pistol's enduring legacy, shaped meticulously to replicate the pistol's distinctive form. The high-relief striking of the coin brings to life the textures and features of the handgun, making it a miniature masterpiece of numismatic art.

This limited edition piece, with a mintage of just 5,000, is a must-have for enthusiasts of military memorabilia, firearms history, and numismatics. It comes housed in a thematic shipper, complete with a Certificate of Authenticity, making it an ideal gift or a standout addition to any collection. The coin's design, featuring detailed imagery and inscriptions including the weight, purity, and the year of issue, along with the Coat of Arms of Chad, pays fitting tribute to the .45 caliber pistol's storied past and its impact on both military and civilian life?.

*Coin condition is based on our professional opinion. Pictures are representative of the coin that you will receive, actual coin may differ slightly, and serial numbers may vary*