5oz Noah's Ark 2012 Silver Bullion Coin - 999 Fineness - Mint EncapsulatedSee original listing
07 May, 2013 13:58:25 AEST
Sydney Markets, NSW, Australia
|Era:||2000s||Region of Origin:||Armenia/Germany|
|Composition:||999 Silver||Mint Marked:||Yes|
5oz Noah’s Ark 2012 Silver Bullion Coin
999 Fineness, Uncirculated in Mint Capsule
“Noah´s Ark” is the first investment coin issued by the Central Bank of Armenia. All coins are legal tender in the Republic of Armenia at their nominal value of 500, 200 and 100 Dram. Noah´s Ark is the most expressive symbol of Armenian history. The legend of the Great Flood and Noah´s Ark is well known all over the world. For centuries representatives of different nations have been looking for Noah´s Ark at the top of Mount Ararat.
Issue of the “Noah´s Ark” investment coin and its acquisition by investors, numismatists and collectors around the world, will widely promote recognition of Armenia's ancient history and cultural values.
The coin’s obverse depicts the Armenian Coat of Arms, the Dram value, the Republic’s inscription in Armenian and English, the purity, the weight, and the year of issue.
The coins reverse depicts Noah’s Ark, a white dove with an olive leaf in its beak, and the twin peaks of Mt. Ararat with a rising sun in the background. The edge of the coin is inscribed “Noah’s Ark” in both Armenian and English.
The Central Bank of Armenia has granted the right of striking, advertising, marketing and selling the “Noah´s Ark” silver investment coins to the most modern, private, German mint - GEIGER EDELMETALLE GmbH. The company is engaged in precious metals mining, as well as production of bullion and investment coins made of gold, silver and platinum of various weights. It is one of the leading companies to carry out the sale of precious items in the international market.
The “Noah´s Ark” silver investment coin is made of 99.9% silver. The coin is produced in 1/4, 1/2, 1, 5 and 10 ounces, and 1kg and 5kg weight varieties.
Coin Specification 5oz
Weight………..155.5g / 5 Troy Ounces
Purity…………999 Fine Silver
Face Value……1000 Dram
Each additional coin will each be charged at 50% of the postage charge.