NEW YORK - MasterCard International said it is issuing silver medallions commemorating the 1994 World Cup soccer tournament in the United States.
MasterCard, corporate sponsor of the event, is selling the Medallions, one circular and one rectangular, in 5,000 matched, numbered sets. The items will also be produced individually in quantities of 20,000 each.
The set, available exclusively to MasterCard holders until Oct. 15, will sell for $119.95. The circular medallion alone, weighing one troy ounce of 0.999 fine silver, will cost $29.95. The rectangular version, weighing 3.5 troy ounces, will be offered at $79.95.