Cricket World Cup 2015 $5 Domed Silver ICC Coin Royal Australian Mint

Cricket World Cup 2015 $5 Domed Silver ICC Coin

Cricket World Cup 2015 $5 Domed Silver ICC Coin

The Royal Australian Mint has teamed with the International Cricket Council (ICC) to present this collectable coin.

The stunning $5 Silver proof dome-shaped coin with a mintage of 5000. The coin’s reverse creatively utilises the dome-shape to resemble a cricket ball. The inward curve gives an artistic representation of the beloved Melbourne Cricket Ground.


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As a cricket-loving nation, Australia’s association with the CWC is a long and proud one. Australia was the overall winner in 1987, 1999, 2003 and 2007 and the runner-up in 1975 and 1996.

Denomination

Metal

Diameter

Mass

Finish

Mintage

$5

Ag

36.62mm

1oz

Proof

5000

Gods of Olympus – Zeus 2014 2 Ounce Silver High Relief Coin Tuvalu Legal Tender


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  • 99.9% Pure Silver
  • 2oz Rimless Coin
  • High Relief Zeus Design with Antique Finish
  • Extremely Limited Mintage – 1,500
  • Prestigious Round Display Case
  • Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
  • A Perth Mint First

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In ancient Greek mythology, Zeus was worshipped as the supreme ruler of Mount Olympus and the Pantheon of gods that lived there.  He was the god of the sky and weather, law and justice, morals and fate, and the spiritual leader of both gods and men.

99.9% PURE SILVER

Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 2oz of 99.9% pure silver.

 HIGH RELIEF ZEUS DESIGN WITH ANTIQUE FINISH

The coin’s reverse depicts a bearded Zeus rising up into the stormy sky wielding his thunderbolt and sceptre with an eagle flying above his shoulder. The design includes the inscription ZEUS and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

To capture the depth and detail of the design, each coin is meticulously struck in high relief to a rimless format and features an antique finish.

 STRICTLY LIMITED MINTAGE

No more than 1,500 of these Gods of Olympus – Zeus 2014 2oz Silver High Relief Coins will be issued by The Perth Mint.

TUVALU LEGAL TENDER

Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2014 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the coin’s obverse.

 PRESTIGIOUS ROUND DISPLAY CASE

The coin is housed in a prestigious round wooden display case, with stunning detail on its lid and packaged in a beautifully illustrated shipper.

 NUMBERED CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY

Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Zeus, the god of the sky and weather, law, justice, morals and fate, and the spiritual leader of both gods and men is immortalised in all his mythical glory on this Gods of Olympus – Zeus 2014 2oz Silver High Relief Coin.

In ancient Greek mythology, Zeus was worshipped as the supreme ruler of Mount Olympus and the Pantheon of gods that lived there.

Historically, Zeus was always portrayed as a powerful and imposing mature man with a fully-grown beard, often yielding a thunderbolt, which he used as a weapon, throwing it at those who angered him.  His other symbols include an eagle, an oak tree, and a royal sceptre.

Forthcoming releases: Poseidon and Hades.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

Silver Content (Troy oz) 2.00
Monetary Denomination (TVD) 2
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 62.27
Maximum Diameter (mm) 40.50
Maximum Thickness (mm) 6.00
Maximum Mintage 1,500
Designer Tom Vaughan