2021 Niue 2 Ounce Nicolas Flamel - Philosopher's Stone High Relief Gilded Silver Coin
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This stunning numismatic is dedicated to Nicolas Flamel. Nicolas Flamel is a historical character who lived in France in the fourteenth century and is thought to have discovered how to make a Philosopher’s Stone. The Philosopher’s Stone is capable of indefinitely extend the lifespan of those who use it, it is an object capable of turning metal into gold and granting immortality with its Elixir of Life.
Reverse: In the center geometrical triangular/square/round structure – is the reference to the mythical Alchemist searching for legendary Philosophers stone. In the top – portrait of Great Alchemist, most known for his manuscript dedicated to the topic of Philosophers stone. We also find magical symbols and animals like a dragon, lion, bull, and mythical snake Uroboros. The triangular structure is surrounded by the Astronomical symbol of the day and night sky.
Obverse: A portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in the center of the design, surrounded with magical symbols of basic elements – water and stars/air.
The coin is presented in a matching thematic wooden gift box. The box can be used not only for storing the coin but also as a holder.
Fantastic high relief strike
Select gilding on both coin faces
Genuine Swarovski insert
Deep antique finish
Very low limited mintage of only 500 pieces worldwide
Quality: High Relief, Antique Finish
Denomination: 2 Dollars
Metal Content: 2 Troy Ounce (62.2 grams)
Diameter: 50 mm
Mint Capsule, Wood Presentation Box, Certificate of Authenticity