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Why buy this Ultra High Relief 2017 Kingdom of Bhutan 5 oz. Silver Lunar - Rooster Colorized Proof?
This Colorized Proof 2017 Kingdom of Bhutan 5 oz. Ultra High Relief Silver Lunar Rooster would make a great choice for Lunar Series collectors. It also makes for a stunning stand-alone option for anyone who has a major event this year or who was born in the Year of the Rooster. It is just the second coin in the Singapore Mint's Happiest Lunar Coin Series. Struck from .999 fine silver, this piece is one of just 1,000 of its kind.
Artistic Year of the Rooster Design
On the obverse is the National Memorial Chorten, which is sometimes referred to as the Thimphu Chorten. The stunning white and gold of the memorial contrast with the deep blue of the sky and green of the trees in the distance to make for a breathtaking image.
The reverse design is based on the notion of a "crowing rooster among the clouds." Shown in left-side profile, the proud rooster bears a puffy neckline and a towering crest. It has its curled tail raised and thrusts its inflated chest forward, as though preparing to wake the world with its 'cock-a-doodle-doo!' Inscriptions along the rim offer the name of the coin, "YEAR OF THE ROOSTER," its face value, "NU. 1000," and its weight and purity, "5 OZ 9999 FINE SILVER."
Don't miss your chance to own this 5 oz. Colorized Proof Silver 2017 Kingdom of Bhutan Ultra High Relief Lunar Rooster.
This 2017 Kingdom of Bhutan 5 oz Ultra High Relief Silver Lunar - Rooster Colorized Proof 1,000 Coin GEM Proof OGP is proudly minted by the Singapore Mint. The Singapore Mint was established in 1962 and has grown into a prominent world mint.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Relief:||Ultra High Relief|
|Display Weight:||5 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||155.517 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||5 oz|
|Country:||Kingdom of Bhutan|
|Legal Tender:||Kingdom of Bhutan|
|Obverse Design:||Proud Rooster|
|Reverse Design:||National Memorial Chorten|
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