During the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC, King Leonidas I led the Spartans in a clash against Xerxes I and the Persian Army. Prior to the battle, Xerxes’ demanded that King Leonidas and his Spartan army lay down their weapons. The King bravely retorted in his Greek tongue: “Molon labe!”
“Come and take!”
Severely outnumbered, the Spartans fought bravely for three days and, though ultimately defeated, they did not go down without a fight. Today, this Intaglio 2 oz Silver Molon Labe Round pays tribute to Leonidas’ comeback that still rings through the centuries.
The Intaglio Mint Silver Molon Labe round is intricately sculpted in a high relief format from 2 oz .999 pure silver. Each round is a substantial 6 mm thick with a beautiful reeded edge. Add one of these exquisite and historic rounds to your collection today!
The obverse features the profile of a fully-armed Spartan soldier in front of a battle scene, with spear raised in mid-strike.The Greek letter lambda, a well-known Spartan symbol, is engraved on his neck clasp. “MOLON LABE” is inscribed at the point of the spear.
The reverse features the Intaglio Mint logo in high relief set on a radial burst. The image is surrounded by a stippled border reading “TWO TROY OUNCES” above and “.999 FINE SILVER” below on a textured background. Four bullet points flank each side.
Each 2 oz Silver Molon Labe round was produced at the privately-held Intaglio Mint. Intaglio is renowned for being a leader in the superior design and production of bullion that commemorates events, places, and iconic figures throughout history. Its experienced team of artisans combines high-grade materials and meticulous craftsmanship to create stunning, exquisite pieces that perfectly intersect the worlds of art and investment. When you buy a piece from Intaglio Mint, you’re not only making a fine addition to your precious metals portfolio, but you are also adding a beautiful, memorable keepsake that will be appreciated for generations to come.
Your 2 oz Silver Molon Labe round arrives in a protective flip. Orders of 10 or more coins come in tubes.Place your secure order online now by clicking on the product and selecting “add to cart”. Or, speak to one of our knowledgeable, friendly customer service representatives at 800-313-3315.
Order this exquisite, high-quality round today!
When the subtotal of your purchase, including applicable discounts, is $199 or more, you receive free shipping for your entire order. In order to receive free shipping on purchases of $199 or more, you must live within the 50 US states. For orders less than $199, a $7.99 shipping fee applies. All products are discreetly packaged and shipped with full insurance included.
Most Provident orders are shipped within one (1) business day of your payment clearing. Payments made via PayPal clear instantly. Bitcoin payments clear instantly once the transaction is confirmed. Credit Card and bank wire payments process within 1 business day. ACH and paper check payments take 3-5 business days. Once payments are processed, products are released to fulfillment for packaging and shipping.
All orders of $199 or more that are eligible for free shipping are, by default, shipped via a carrier of our choice (USPS or UPS). Depending on the contents and size of your purchase, you may be able to upgrade to a specific carrier during checkout.
For those orders of $999.99 or less, there is no need to sign for your package. However, you may select the option to require a signature at delivery if you want. This can be chosen and paid for at checkout. All orders of $1000 or more require a signature to complete delivery.
Provident is only able to ship to addresses in any of the 50 US states. This includes P.O. boxes and APO addresses.
|Metal Content||2 troy oz|
|Metals Purity||.999 Fine Silver|
|Product Series||Molon Labe|