Why purchase this perfectly graded incuse Strike 2018 Chiwoo Cheonwang 2 oz. Silver medallion?
2018 marks the third year of issue of the South Korean Mint's (KOMSCO) Chiwoo Cheonwang series. Chiwoo is the powerful figure in Korean and Chinese legend known as the "God of War." Minted from 2 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver, this special 2018 dated release of the series features an incuse strike, its mintage limited to only 15,000 medals.
Dramatic Warrior Advancing into Battle
Chiwoo Cheonwang is depicted on the reverse, wearing a horned warrior's helmet and ornately decorated body armor. His cape is unfurled in his wake as he raises his engraved sword in an attack pose. Inscribed "CHIWOO CHEONWANG" above.
The warrior's shield is enlarged on the obverse adorned with the stylized image of the mythical "Do ggae bi," which is a supernatural guard against evil spirits according to Korean folklore. Inscriptions include "2018 FINE SILVER 999," "REPUBLIC OF KOREA" "2 CLAY" and the KOMSCO logo. A lenticular circle beneath the shield bears an inscription which changes from "999" to "AG."
Flawless Mint State 70 with ModernCoinMart's Exclusive South Korea Label
This 2018 South Korea 2 oz. Silver Chiwoo Cheonwang Incuse Medal was awarded the perfect grade of Mint State 70 from Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). The impressive medallion is presented in a NGC protective holder accompanied by a South Korean themed certification label designed exclusively for ModernCoinMart.
This perfectly graded 2 oz. Silver Incuse 2018 Chiwoo Cheonwang Medal will make an exciting addition to your collection!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive South Korea Label|
|Display Weight:||2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||62.207 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||2 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Chiwoo Cheonwang on Horseback|
|Reverse Design:||Dokkaebi Design|