Product Details

2016 Ivory Coast 5 Ounce Big 5 Lion High Relief Silver Proof Coin Set

$750.00 CAD

An absolutely amazing partially hand fabricated high relief minting by Mauquoy Mint in Belgium

Antique Finish
5 ounces .999 fine silver
Serial Number engraved on outer diameter
Fantastic thematic presentation packaging

In 1875 the engraver Maarten Mauquoy opened an engraving workshop in Belgium. His artistry was passed down, indeed enhanced, from generation to generation. Mauquoys excellent reputation spread and was soon attracting the attention of the royal house in Europe. The seal “Handmade in Belgium” bears witness to the high quality of Mauquoy.


African "Big 5" Series
Year: 2016
Grade: High Relief, Antique Finish
Denomination: 5,000 Francs CFA
Metal Content: 5 troy oz
Purity: .999
Mintage: 999
Issuer: Ivory Coast
Manufacturer: Mauquoy Mint
Diameter: 50 mm
Mint Capsule, Beautiful Presentation Box, Certificate