The gold and silver coin set of the PGA TOUR® PLAYERS 2018 was issued on the occasion of the forty-third American tournament, which was held from May 10th to 13th, 2018 at the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. The total prize money in 2017 was $ 10.5 million. In addition, $ 8.7 million was donated. In this regard, $ 92 million has been raised for charitable causes since 1977, with an additional $ 50 million in donations through 2021.
The limited edition of 500 sets of gold and silver coins was approved by the Swiss precious metal refinery PAMP as legal tender on Salomon Island, each weighing 1.5 ounces or 46.65 grams in high-quality minting quality and a precious metal content of 99.99 % issued. The coins bear the last official portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse.
The consecutive numbered certificate of authenticity, the information on the purity and weight of the coin and the signature of the Swiss precious metal tester are listed on the protective blister, which guarantees the quality. The famous image of the TPC Sawgrass golf course is shown on the front of the blister.
The Swiss manufacturer PAMP (Produits Artistiques Métaux Précieux) is a world-leading precious metal refinery, which specialises in the minting of coins and bars, as well as limited edition precious metal products as legal tender, among other things.