2017 Chad 5 Ounce Queen Nefertiti Egyptian Relic Series Silver Proof Coin Set
Queen Nefertiti was an Egyptian queen and the Great Royal Wife of Akhenaten, an Egyptian Pharaoh. Scottsdale Mint used their high-quality minting techniques and rimless design, on a remarkable 11.8 mm thick coin, to replicate a hand-carved Egyptian relic. This 5 oz Silver coin is the third in the Egyptian Relic series and features a hand-brushed Antique Proof finish and chiseled granite edge to bring the beautiful Queen Nefertiti to life. The coin has a distinct incuse design and a rough finish, giving it the appearance of an ancient coin in use for thousands of years.
The mysterious ancient Queen Nefertiti was one of the most powerful women in the ancient times. It is believed that she lived an epoch from around 1370 B.C. to 1330 B.C. A bust of Queen Nefertiti discovered in 1912 is one of the widely acknowledged symbols of antiquated Egypt. Her eminence as the most beautiful women & icon of female beauty in today’s culture is a benchmark. The name Nefertiti signifies the same, “The beautiful one has arrived".
Contains 5 oz of .999 fine Silver.
Presents in an individual glossy gift box.
Impressive thickness of 11.8 mm.
Maximum mintage of 30,000 coins.
Obverse: Features the right-facing profile of Queen Nefertiti, as pictured in Egyptian hieroglyphics.
Reverse: Displays the Republic of Chad national crest.
Issuer: Republic Of Chad
Grade: Proof, Antique Finish
Denomination: 3,000 Francs
Metal Content: 5 troy oz Purity: .999
Manufacturer: Scottsdale Mint
Diameter: 42 mm