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2022 Solomon Islands 5 Ounce Tutankhamun's Sarcophagus Gold Plated Silver Coin

$700.00 CAD

Forever immortalized in a stunning 3D shape minted silver coin is Tutankhamun's Sarcophagus and it is part of Solomon Islands commemorative "100 Years of Tutankhamun" Series.

This amazing coin is struck from 5 ounces of 99.9% pure silver fully plated in 24K pure gold and replicating the innermost coffin of King Tut's sarcophagus.

Background:

Tutankhamun's Sarcophagus, containing three coffins was discovered by Howard Carter in 1925.  Located in the Valley of the Kings in a tomb now identified as KV62.  The outer two coffins were contructed from wood while the innermost and third coffin was made of solid gold. 

The low mintage of this numismatic masterpiece aligns with the tomb number, 620. 

Specifications:

Year: 2022
Quality: 3D Minting, Proof-like
Denomination: 10 Dollars
Metal Content: 5 Troy Ounces (155.5 Grams)
Purity: .999
Mintage: 620
Issuer: Solomon Islands
Dimensions: 105 X 32 X 27 mm
Mint Capsule, Presentation Box, Certificate of Authenticity