The nation of Armenia is not considered a financial or economic powerhouse, but one of its legal tender coins is among the growing number of popular sovereign coins from mints across Europe. The Armenian Silver Noahs Ark coin was only introduced in 2011, but its inspirational design and silver purity have made it popular with investors and collectors alike. Today, you can purchase a 2013 1 oz Armenian Silver Noahs Ark Coin through JM Bullion.
- Just 751 coins exist in this grade!
- Contains 1 oz of .999 pure silver.
- Issued a face value of 500 Dram backed by Armenias government.
- Struck in Germany by Geiger Edelmetalle.
- Graded near-perfect by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- Ships in an NGC plastic slab for protection.
Armenian Silver Noahs Ark coins provide a visual depiction of the narrative of the flood as told in the book of Genesis from the Christian bible. In the story, God sends a massive flood to cleanse the Earth of mankinds sins. The pious Noah, his family, and two of each animals species are the only ones spared Gods wrath.
On the reverse side of each coin is the image of Noahs Ark as it floats atop the flood waters. In the background, the sun is visible peeking over the top of Mount Ararat, where the ark would eventually come to rest. In the foreground, a dove is visible flying into the image with an olive branch in its beak.
The obverse side of the coin bears the coat of arms for the Republic of Armenia. The coins weight, metal content, purity, and face value are engraved on this side, along with the phrase Republic of Armenia. The full name of the nation and the phrase Noahs Ark are engraved on the coins reverse and obverse sides, respectively, in both English and Armenian.
Germanys Geiger Edelmetalle Mint was established in the nations Saxony region in 1218. One of the five state-owned mints in Germany, it has a rich history of producing coins, medals, and other precious metal products in one of the worlds most historic silver mining regions.
Please direct all your questions about this product to a JM Bullion associate at 800-276-6508. If you prefer electronic communication, were also available via our websites live chat and email. If you are interested in similar products, be sure to check our selection of Armenian Silver Coins.