The random year Panama 20 Balboa Proof Silver Simon Bolivar Coin is 3.85 oz. of silver that comes complete with box and certificate of authenticity. Produced as legal tender of the Republic of Panama between 1972 and 1976, this coin is struck from 0.925 fine silver. The Franklin Mint produced the Balboa with authorization from the Panamanian government. The dates on the coins you receive are our choice and based on in stock inventory.
The reverse of this coin features the 3/4 profile of military and political leader Simon Bolivar, with his name and the years of his life (1783-1830) inscribed above him. The obverse has Panama's heraldic national coat of arms with "Republica De Panama," the denomination, and silver content inscribed above and below respectively.
Simon Bolivar was a South American solider and statesmen who helped liberate many nation's from Spanish rule and who laid the groundwork for democracy in much of South America. Bolivar helped create the first union of independent Latin American countries, called Gran America, of which he was president from 1819 to 1830.