50th Anniversary of the First Man in Space. In circulation since: April 12, 2011. Metal: Silver 925 with 2 jewels. Minted by the Saint Petersburg Mint, Russia. THIS COIN IS ABSOLUTELY STUNNING AND VERY RARE.EXTREMELY LOW MINTAGE ONLY 250 EVER MINTED. SCARCE AND DIFFICULT TO FIND. This coin is Brand New - comes with the original Mint capsule, display box with Certificate of Authenticity. Yuri Gagarin (9 March 1934 - 27 March 1968) was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut. He was the first human to journey into outer space, when his Vostok spacecraftcompleted an orbit of the Earth on 12 April 1961. Gagarin became an international celebrity, and was awarded many medals and honours, including Hero of the Soviet Union, the nation's highest honour. Great gift and fantastic collector's item. We are professional coin dealer and sell world coins over 20 years. Take a look at my other lots maybe you will find something that interests you. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: World\Commemorative". The seller is "ukr-coins" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.