1973 Seventh South-East-Asia Peninsular (SEAP) Games KM#10

Commemorative coin of the 7th SEAP Games and official opening of the national stadium of Singapore on 1 Aug 1973.

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Item: Seventh South-East-Asia Peninsular (SEAP) Games 1973
Denomination: S$5
Composition: 0.500 Silver 0.4019 oz ASW
Weight: 25.0000 g
Diameter: 38 mm
Thickness: 2.3 mm

UNC BU PNC Proof
Date 9 Jul 1973 1 Sep 1973 1 Dec 1973
Quantity 250,000 10,000 5,000
Issue Price S$6.00 $15.00 + $2.20 r.postage $20.00

The original proof coin was issued with a plastic protective case (sealed). It is common to find that the coin in those original seal has slight greening on it.

The coin comes with a big certificate (not shown in the photos).

The BU version was sold for $6 each, and 10% (i.e. 60 cents) of the proceed were donated towards the financing of the Seap Games. Each collector was restricted to purchase only one piece, and sales to adult only! No children :-)

PNC: Philatelic Numismatic Cover – ie the coin was issued together with stamps. This is The Singapore Mint first-ever PNC issue. Each person was allowed to order a maximum of three set. All 10,000 sets were over subscribed.

Composition:
Silver: 50%
Copper: 40%
Nickel: 5%
Zinc: 5%


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