Seller: rarecoincollector (30,445) 100%, Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 222222588672 1990 DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 100 PESOS GEM PROOF CONDITION OBV: NATIONAL ARMS; ROYAL CANADIAN MINT PRIVY MARK AND DENOMINATION BELOW. REV: SPANISH CREWMEN BUILDING A STOCKADE, SHIP ON THE WATER IN BACKGROUND; DATE BELOW. KM # 78 SERIES COMMEMORATING THE QUINCENTENNIAL (500TH ANNIVERSARY) OF THE DISCOVERY AND EVANGELIZATION OF AMERICA - THE FOUNDATION OF LA ISABELA CONTAINS 155.5 GRAMS OF .999 FINE SILVER (5.0 OZS ASW) 65 MM IN DIAMETER ONLY 1,000 MINTED ROYAL CANADIAN MINT COMES IN A CLEAR HARD PLASTIC PROTECTIVE CAPSULE INSIDE A PLUSH, CUSTOM 1492-1992 500TH ANNIVERSARY PRESENTATION BOX WITH THE DOMINICAN NATIONAL ARMS IN WHITE METAL ON THE COVER AND IS ACCOMPANIED BY CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY. LA ISABELA, NAMED AFTER QUEEN ISABELLA THE PATRON OF COLUMBUS, WAS FOUNDED BY THE NAVIGATOR AND EXPLORER IN 1493, DURING HIS SECOND VOYAGE TO THE NEW WORLD. LA ISABELA WAS THE FIRST FORMAL EUROPEAN SETTLEMENT IN THE NEW WORLD. ON HIS RETURN TO THE ISLA DE ESPAOLA (HISPANIOLA), THE FORT HE HAD BUILT ON HIS FIRST VISIT HAD BEEN DESTROYED BY INDIANS. LA ISABELA, FOUNDED AS A BASE TO HUNT FOR PRECIOUS METALS, FARED LITTLE BETTER. IT WAS STRUCK BY TWO HURRICANES, DISEASE, HUNGER AND MUTINY AND WAS EVENTUALLY ABANDONED BY COLOMBUS WHEN HE FOUNDED SANTO DOMINGO.You can arrange pickup from our Fort Lauderdale storefront locationOur business hours are Monday - Friday 10:00am-5:00pm ESTPlease ask any questions with concerns before bidding / making a purchase.INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING & DELIVERYImport taxes and duties are NOT included in the item price or shipping charges. We cannot declare any package as a "gift", ”sample”etc.We now ship solely via USPS Priority Mail International or Fedex International foryour additional tracking and security and ensure delivery to customs.Delivery times could get delayed to as much as 4 weeks depending on customs conditions.It is the buyer's responsibility to check with your country's customs office todetermine what these additional costs (if any) will be prior to bidding or buying. These charges are normally collected by the delivering freight (shipping) company or when you pick the item up. They are not additional shipping charges by RareCoinCollector.We combine shipping on all multiple purchases.