Why purchase this silver proof 2018 Netherlands Lion Dollar?
This 2018 Silver Lion Dollar Proof represents the second release of the Royal Dutch Mint's series honoring the lion daalder, or leeuwendaalder, introduced in the late 16th century. Struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver, this 38.7 mm diameter proof replicates the design issued by the Dutch province of Zeeland. Mintage is limited to only 5,000 coins.
Gorgeous Historic Coinage Design
The obverse depicts a standing knight behind a shield adorned with a rampant lion above horizontal waves. Inscriptions include "MO NO ARG ORDIN ZEL," which translates as "New Silver Coin of the Standard of Zeeland" and "2018."
The reverse features a close-up view of the Knight's shield, its lion and wave imagery representing the province of Zeeland. Inscribed with the motto of the province "DOMINE SERVA NOS PERMIUS" (Lord, save us that we do not perish).
Flawless Proof 70 with Black Core Holder and First Day of Issue Label
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) received this 2018 Netherlands Silver 1 Lion Dollar Proof coin for grading within twenty-four hours of its release date. The coin is encapsulated in an elegant NGC Black core holder accompanied by a highly collectible First Day of Issue (FDI) certification label. The proof was determined by NGC to be in perfect Proof 70 condition, also earning the designation Ultra Cameo (UC), for the exceptional contrast between the frosted and mirrored finishes. As if that is not enough, perfectly graded these PF70 2018 Silver Lion Dollars arrive accompanied with a Certificate of Authenticity, display booklet and map depicting the significance of this trade coin!
Add this 2018 Netherlands Silver 1 Lion Dollar honoring the province of Zeeland to your collection now!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Mint:||Royal Dutch Mint|
|Release Type:||First Day of Issue|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Armored Knight With Lion Shield|
|Reverse Design:||Rampant Lion Above Zeeland Waves|