Why add this virtually flawless 1986 Switzerland Helvetia "Eternal Pact" 1/10th oz. Gold Proof coin to your collection?
This gorgeous 1986 Helvetia Gold Proof commemorates the "Eternal Pact" which established the Swiss Confederation in 1291. The 18 mm diameter proof was struck at Argor-Heraeus in Switzerland from 1/10 Troy oz. of .9999 fine gold and has a final reported mintage of 15,000.
Magnificent Image Details
The obverse depicts the crowned image of Helvetia, the personification of Switzerland, seated, leaning on a patriotic Swiss shield, while vertically supporting a sword with her right hand. The image includes the sharp peaks of the Alps in the background, with "HELVETIA" in exergue.
The reverse features three men, with hands clasped and arms raised in unison, symbolizing the union of the regions of Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden in the "Eternal Pact". The scene is set beside a mountain lake, with the magnificent Alps rising in the background. Inscribed "1/10 UNZE 999.9" and "1986" beside the logo for Argor-Heraeus.
Nearly Flawless Proof 69 Ultra Cameo with MCM Exclusive Switzerland Label
This low mintage Gold Proof Switzerland 1986 "Eternal Pact" 1/10 oz. Helvetia Gold Proof coin is graded by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) to be an almost perfect Proof 69. Encapsulated an NGC protective holder accompanied by ModernCoinMart's exclusive Switzerland design certification label, the proof exhibits outstanding detail and visual contrast between the mirrored and frosted surfaces, earning it the additional certification of Ultra Cameo (UC).
This beautiful 1986 Gold Helvetia "Eternal Pact" Gold Proof belongs in your collection!
|Year of Issue:||1986|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Switzerland Label|
|Weight in Grams:||3.1104 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Helvetica Seated Facing Left with Swiss Shield|
|Reverse Design:||Three Men Before Mountain Lake|