This is the 2nd release in the highly sought after Egyptian Art 3D series. With another incredible shaped silver coin and again a widely recognized historical figure, the Queen Nefertiti is now available for enthusiasts of Ancient Egyptian collectibles.
This amazing coin is struck from 3 ounces .999 pure silver with just 333 pieces in total production. It is also gilded in .999 pure gold along with select coloring to complete the likeness of the actual Egyptian mask.
Neferneferuaten Nefertiti (c. 1370 – c. 1330 BC) was an Egyptian queen and the Great Royal Wife (chief consort) of Akhenaten, an Egyptian Pharaoh. Nefertiti and her husband were known for a religious revolution, in which they worshiped one god only, Aten, or the sun disc. With her husband, she reigned at what was arguably the wealthiest period of Ancient Egyptian history. Some scholars believe that Nefertiti ruled briefly as Neferneferuaten after her husband’s death and before the accession of Tutankhamun, although this identification is a matter of ongoing debate. If Nefertiti did rule as Pharaoh, her reign was marked by the fall of Amarna and relocation of the capital back to the traditional city of Thebes.
Grade: Ultra High Relief
Metal Content: 3 Troy Ounces / 93.3 Grams
Diameter: 65 mm
Mint Capsule, Presentation Box, Certificate of Authenticity