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2019 Solomon Islands $1 Ancient Egypt Nefertiti Coin w/Black Nickel & Gold Plating Proof-Like
Discover the Treasures of Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt has always held a special place in the hearts of collectors. That idea of hunting beneath the sands and discovering golden relics that haven’t seen the light of day in thousands of years – it’s intoxicating, and not unlike the feeling of finding that special coin you’ve been hunting for years.
Now, a coin series from Solomon Islands brings back that sense of wonder and discovery. Struck in 37 grams of iron and covered with black nickel & 24 karat gold plating, this magnificent coin depicts the bust of Queen Nefertiti, a painted stucco-coated limestone piece crafted around 1345 B.C. that is one of the most copied works of ancient Egypt. Nefertiti, whose name means “a beautiful woman has come,” ruled alongside her husband Pharaoh Akhenaten during the mid-1300s B.C. during a time when they promoted a single deity through the cult of Aten, the sun god. Historians are in agreement that Akhenaten truly loved his wife and went to great lengths to display her as an equal, thus making Nefertiti one of the most powerful women ever to have ruled.
The design is fabulous – all the more so thanks to its Proof-Like finish. You see, even though this coin wasn’t struck as a proof, its brilliant and reflective finish has earned it a “Proof-Like” designation. This $1 legal-tender coin is sure to make an exotic addition to your personal collection. But with a limited mintage of just 9,999, you’ll need to hurry before this coin disappears to the sands of time!
- A TRIBUTE TO THE WONDERS OF ANCIENT EGYPT – This coin is from a series of coins that pay tribute to Ancient Egypt. It features a portrait of Nefertiti covered with black nickel & 24 karat gold plating. The coin’s obverse features an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
- LEGAL TENDER – These 2019 Solomon Islands Ancient Egypt Nefertiti Coins are $1 legal tender in the Solomon Islands and measure 34 mm in diameter.
- GORGEOUS PROOF-LIKE CONDITION – Your 2019 Solomon Islands Ancient Egypt Nefertiti Coin comes in fabulous Proof-Like condition, meaning that even though it wasn't struck as a proof, its brilliant and reflective finish has earned it a “Proof-Like” designation.
- LOW LIMITED EDITION – The maximum worldwide limited edition for this coin has been set at just 9,999.
Discover the Treasures of Ancient Egypt with the 2019 Solomon Islands $1 Ancient Egypt Nefertiti coin. Step back in time for a coin that you and your family will treasure for years to come. Click one to your cart today!
|Year of Issue||2019|
|Composition||Gold Plated, Black Nickel Plated, Iron|
|Coin Weight||37 Grams - g|