The Athenian Owl tetradrachm design isnt one that is plucked from recent history in the 19th or 20th century, but rather, is one that was brought back to life more than 2,000 years after it was last struck in circulation on currency. Developed in Ancient Greece, the Athenian Owl is a mythical design that has been brought back across thousands of years of time to feature on a Niuean coin. Right now, you can get 2018 Niue Athena Owl Stackable 1 oz Silver Coins online at Provident Metals.
Your purchase of the 2018 Niue Athena Owl Stackable 1 oz Silver Coin comes in Brilliant Uncirculated condition. You can purchase these coins individually inside of protective plastic flips, in mint tubes of 20, or in Master Boxes of 500 coins that come in 25 tubes of 20 coins each. The coins in this series have alternating raised and lowered edges around the outer rim of the design field for secure, safe stacking.
The obverse field of the 2018 Niue Athena Owl Stackable 1 oz Silver Coin comes with the image of Queen Elizabeth II. This is the widely-used Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of the Queen originally created in 1998 for the Royal Mint of England. This right-profile bust depicts the Queen wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara. This is a special tiara to the Queen. Not only is it rumored to be her favorite, but it was also gifted to her grandmother, Mary of Teck, upon her wedding to the future King George V, the Queens grandfather.
On the reverse side of the 2018 Niue Athena Owl Stackable 1 oz Silver Coin is the image of the Athenian Owl. Athena was the goddess of wisdom and widely worshipped throughout Ancient Greece. The owl, a symbol of wisdom and insight in its own right, was often associated with Athena. The design depicts a single owl on a tree branch with an olive spring behind it and a crescent moon above.
The design on the reverse of the 2018 Niue Athena Owl Stackable 1 oz Silver Coin is inspired by the historic Athenian Owl tetradrachm. This coin was produced in Ancient Greece between 510 BC and 38 BC. The coin was produced in Athens and widely used throughout other city-states of Ancient Greece. It featured the Athenian Owl design on one side and a bust of Athena on the other.
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|Mint Mark||Not Shown|
|Producer||New Zealand Mint|
|Designer (Obverse)||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Product Series||Athena Owl|
|Certificate of Authenticity||No|
|Metal Content||1 Troy Ounce|
|Shipping||Orders over $199 Ship Free|