Why add this 2017 Palau High Relief Pirate Skull 1 oz. Silver GEM Proof coin to your collection?
This high relief Pirate Skull-shaped coin is minted by Coin Invest Trust for issue by the Pacific island nation of Palau. The coin measures 38 mm x 29 mm, struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver with the very low limited mintage of only 1,750.
Dramatic Detailed Three Dimensional Design
The reverse of this high relief, skull shaped-coin features the complete bone structure of a human head, embellished with the traditional hoop earrings and head bandanna of a pirate. The antiqued finish provides additional depth to the recessed elements of the design such as the eye and nose cavities.
Illustrated on the obverse is the Coat of Arms of Palau, an underwater scene depicting a graceful mermaid beside the god Neptune, with the inscription "RAINBOW'S END" below. Additional inscriptions include "REPUBLIC OF PALAU," "5$," ".999" and "2017."
Distinctive GEM Proof Coin in Original Government Packaging
This 2017 Palau Pirate Skull Shaped Antiqued 1 oz. Silver coin is presented in GEM Proof condition, packaged as received from the Mint, in a collectible metal box adorned with stylized skull imagery, accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. The uniquely shaped $5 high relief coin exhibits a beautiful strike and exceptional finishes, comparable to a coin earning the grade of 65 or higher on the Sheldon Scale.
This Antiqued Silver Pirate Skull 1 oz. coin will be a treasured addition to your collection!
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Mint:||Mayer Mint GmbH Germany|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Diameter:||38 x 29 mm|
|Obverse Design:||Palau Coat of Arms|
|Reverse Design:||Pirate Skull Details|
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