Minted by the Chattanooga Coin Company, the Running Antelope 5oz Silver Round-The Silver Chief is a commemorative round struck from 0.999 fine silver. Although a $50 denomination is inscribed on it's reverse side, this round is not actually legal tender.
The obverse of this round features a detailed bust of Chief Running Antelope in a headdress.The reverse bears an encircling inscription of “Running Antelope $50 The Silver Chief $50”, with a the round's weight, fineness and content in the middle.
Running Antelope was named a Hunkpapain Head Chief in 1851. He was a brave warrior as well as a skilled diplomat and orator who advised Sitting Bull during the Plains Indian War. This Running Antelope 5oz silver round is a great way to stack out of the ordinary silver at a great price!