Why purchase this 2019 1 oz. Silver Shaped Proof coin celebrating the Great White Shark?
This whimsical shark shaped proof, struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver for issue by the Solomon Islands. The coin is dedicated to the Great White Shark, a marine mammal predator that has been known to inhabit all but the coldest of the world's oceans. Crafted by the renowned artists at PAMP Suisse, this is the first ever-shark shaped coin to be minted! The limited mintage coin measures an impressive 76.2 x 38.1 mm.
Dramatically Detailed Shark Design
The shark design on the reverse is defined by a gradient frosted finish, clearly illustrating the creature's sharp teeth, gills and fins.
The obverse depicts the elegant profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II designed by sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley, encircled by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "SOLOMON ISLANDS," "TWO DOLLARS" and "2019." "GREAT WHITE SHARK" and "1 TROY OZ .9999 AG" are inscribed on the body and tail areas of the shark.
Sensational GEM Proof sealed in Original Government Packaging
This Great White Shark shaped GEM Proof coin is superbly struck with exceptionally detailed frosted and mirrored finishes. Presented in the original packaging from the Solomon Islands, this 2019 Solomon Islands 1 oz. Silver Proof coin is encapsulated in a unique, shark shaped capsule which is housed in themed booklet printed with a Certificate of Authenticity and information about the predator of the sea.
Make this specially packaged 2019 Silver Proof the next addition to your collection! Purchase the Great White Shark shaped GEM Proof coin from MCM!
|Year of Issue:||2019|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Great White Shark|
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