This year, MDM Mint and the Solomon Islands have collaborated for a stunning tribute to the Japanese Koi fish! Made with a filigree technique, these coins boast proof-like visuals along with selective colorization. A true spectacle, these easily rank among the most exciting releases of 2023 so far. Right now, 2023 2 oz Colorized Solomon Islands Silver Filigree Koi Coins are available to purchase online from JM Bullion.
- Available to you in a display case with a Certificate of Authenticity!
- All-new coin with enamel coloring!
- Limited mintage of only 1,888 pieces worldwide!
- Contains 2 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
- The face value of $5 is fully backed by the Solomon Islands.
- A Queen Elizabeth II portrait is depicted on the obverse.
- Several swimming Koi fish feature in the reverse design.
- Proof-like finish.
A member of the Cyprinus rubrofuscus species, the Japanese Koi are known for their rich colors and unique patterns. Commonly found in ponds at hotels, gardens, and restaurants, Koi fish will liven up just about any aquatic environment. First displayed in Tokyo in 1914, the ever-popular Japanese Koi has come to symbolize good fortune and prosperity.
The obverse of 2023 Colorized Solomon Islands Silver Filigree Koi Coins features a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. In this 1998 effigy from Ian Rank-Broadley, Her Late Majesty is in right-profile relief wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara. Inscriptions along the side read Elizabeth II, Solomon Islands, 2023, 5 Dollars.
On the reverse side of these 2 oz Colorized Solomon Islands Silver Filigree Koi Coins, there are several Koi fish swimming about. Two are positioned in the center of the field, while an additional five appear along the sides. There is also an elegant background pattern as well as inscriptions of the coin’s weight and purity.
When you order 2023 2 oz Colorized Solomon Islands Filigree Koi Coins in this online JM Bullion listing, they will arrive in new condition. The original mint packaging for this release consists of a themed shipper and a display case with a transparent lid. A Certificate of Authenticity from MDM Mint is provided as well. These coins were made in partnership with the Solomon Islands, where they are considered legal tender.
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