The Scottsdale Mint brings an historical timepiece to the bullion world with this 2021 gold coin release. With both history and artistry, this classic coin is steeped with symbolism and provides a unique design unlike any other. Coin collectors and investors around the world will want to take advantage of this special coin release. Today, the 2021 1 oz Gibraltar Gold Medusa’s Head Coin BU can be purchased online from JM Bullion.
- Each coin is packaged individually in a protective plastic capsule!
- Extremely limited mintage of only 100 coins!
- Contains 1 Troy oz of .9999 fine gold.
- Bears a face value of 10 Pounds as a legal tender of Gibraltar.
- On the obverse is the Gibraltar Coat of Arms.
- Reverse shows the Greek figure Perseus holding the head of Medusa.
The 2021 1 oz Gibraltar Gold Medusa’s Head Coin BU is an extremely limited coin release, with only 100 coins available to the public. This special coin has been struck in 99.99% fine gold in brilliant uncirculated (BU) condition and was made to represent multiple countries that make up the United Kingdom. When buying from this listing at JM Bullion, each coin must be purchased individually and will arrive at your door in a protective plastic capsule.
The obverse of the 2021 1 oz Gibraltar Gold Medusa’s Head Coin BU shows the Coat of Arms of Gibraltar. This Coat of Arms shows the Royal Arms of the United Kingdom, with countries England, Scotland, and Ireland all represented within the image. The coin’s weight, purity, value, and release year are all listed on the obverse, as well as the country inscription “GIBRALTAR”.
On the reverse of the 2021 1 oz Gibraltar Gold Medusa’s Head Coin BU is an image of a legendary Greek hero, Perseus, holding the severed head of Medusa. To the left, the portrait of the sculptor, Benvenuto Cellini, is seen. The sculpture of Perseus is one of Cellini’s most famous works and can be seen in real life at the Piazza della Signoria in Italy.
This 2021-coin release is part of the Gibraltar bullion coin series released from the Scottsdale Mint. In Greek mythology, Perseus was the greatest Greek slayer and hero before Hercules came along later. Perseus was known for slaying monsters; during one battle, he beheaded the Gorgon Medusa to save another Greek figure, Andromeda, from a sea monster. This epic story is captured on the unique design of this 2021 coin.
If you have any additional questions about these 1 oz gold coins, our team at JM Bullion is here for you. Reach out to us using our online live chat or email features, or feel free to give us a call at 800-276-6508.