Lot 1130
Five Roberts Birds Franklin Mint Proof Silver Medallions
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1970, each containing 2.08 troy ounces of sterling silver. Designed by Gilroy Roberts, former Chief Sculptor-Engraver of the U. S. Mint. With original OCAs.

The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC. Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.