1968 Illinois Numismatic Association Ninth Annual convention .999 Fine Silver
Commemorative issue Illinois Sesquicentennial, 1818 - 1968
Obverse: ILLINOIS SEQUICENTENNIAL / (STAR) / LAND OF LINCOLN / (STAR) / 1818 / (ILLINOIS STATE MAP WITH TEXT) Liberty Bell of the West) / 21 STATE / (MAP) / (LIBERTY BELL)
Reverse: 1968 ILLINOIS NUMIAMATIC ASSN. NINTH ANNUAL CONVENTION (center) (6 STARS) / Ill.N.A. / (7 STARS) / FOUNDED 1959 / MORGAN DOLLAR BUST
Rim: THE METAL ART CO. INC., ROCH. N.Y. .999 SILVER
Country: United States - Souvenir Tokens
Currency: Souvenir Tokens
Composition: .999 Silver
Weight: 21.7 grams
Orientation: Medal alignment ??
This medal is a highly reflective proof-like surface, this excessive light is showing the tone as white and the metal as black. This is the first I'm seeing this item in silver, I've only seen these in brass in the past.