The Silver Legends and Myths Coin collection debuted in 2016 with a first series run of five designs. Those initial designs were issued between 2016 and 2017, and now the popularity of those coins resulted in the release of a second coin series. Five new designs are available in 2018. Today, 2018 2 oz Reverse Proof Solomon Islands Silver Legends and Myths Medusa Coins are available to you online from JM Bullion.
- Arrives in a beautiful presentation case with included Certificate of Authenticity!
- 3rd design in the 2018 Silver Legends and Myths collection!
- Limited mintage of only 1,500 coins!
- Contains 2 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
- Face value of 5 Dollars is fully backed by the Solomon Islands.
- Obverse bears the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse features the image of the fearsome Medusa.
- Reverse proof coinage!
- Double high-relief strike!
Issued for the Solomon Islands, the Legends and Myths silver coins for sale include a total of 10 designs through the 2018 release. The first five designs were released between 2016 and 2017, with five new designs all scheduled for release in 2018. The Medusa coin is the third in the 2018 issue, and all coins have beautiful finishing aspects.
The 2 oz Reverse Proof Solomon Islands Silver Legends and Myths Coins are double high-relief strikings, with concave design fields and 3D visuals to the design elements. Adding to the beauty of the coin’s visual aspects s the use of reverse proof coining. The reverse proof visual brings a strong, frosted matte background with deeply-mirrored, clear design elements.
Medusa is one of the most feared beasts from the ancient world. In ancient mythology, Medusa is a woman who once had immense beauty and was cursed by Athena and transformed into a hideous creature. With a full head of snakes and the body of a snake from the waist down, it is said that one look at Medusa would turn a man to stone.
On the reverse of 2018 2 oz Reverse Proof Solomon Islands Silver Legends and Myths Medusa Coins is the frightening image of Medusa. Feel free to stare this time as Medusa won’t turn you to stone, which means you’ll have time to catch all the beautiful design elements. Included in the finish of all the coins is the “LM” privy mark denoting the series name.
The obverse of the Reverse Proof Solomon Islands Silver Legends and Myths coins bears the portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The longest-reigning monarch in British history, this right-profile portrait was created in 1998 by Ian Rank-Broadley.
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