2022 CIT Palau Santa Claus Shaped 0.5 gram .9999 Gold Proof Coin NGC 70 FR
Population 17 in that top grade and FIRST RELEASES Label
The Golden Highlights series, introduced by Coin Invest Trust (CIT) in 2007, is characterized by small, precision shaped coins struck from 1/2 gram of 24 karat gold. This release of the series is dedicated to Santa Claus, whose annual Christmas Eve visit is eagerly anticipated by children around the globe. CIT's innovative method of Big Gold Minting© (BGM) was used to create the coin, which results in a larger surface area than a traditionally minted fractional weight gold coin.
- The 2023 Santa Claus coin is crafted from 1/2 gram of .9999 fine gold.
- The coin is adorably shaped as the beloved legendary character, measuring 13.92 mm at its maximum dimension.
- The coin was stuck in Germany at the Mayer Mint.
- The one dollar denomination coin is issued as legal tender of the Cook Islands.
- The enchanting design of the coin is showcased by an attractive silk finish.
- The coin will ship mint COA.
- Mintage is limited to just 15,000 pieces.
Charming Santa Claus Design
Obverse: The distinctive ocean themed emblem of the Republic of Palau appears on the obverse. Inscriptions include "REPUBLIC OF PALAU" and the coin's denomination of "1$," with the motto "RAINBOW'S END" within the intricate imagery.
Reverse: The reverse features a delightful view of Santa Claus with his right hand raised in a cheery greeting to the viewer. The jolly bearded man is depicted standing, facing forward, dressed in his signature fur-trimmed suit and cap, along with boots, mittens and a wide buckled belt.
Gorgeous Gold Silk Finish Coin
This 2023 Cook Islands Santa Claus 1/2 gram gold one dollar coin from the Golden Highlights series is available from ModernCoinMart as received from the Mint, in ungraded condition. Expect the coin to feature an exceptionally sharp strike, exquisite silk finish surfaces and magnificent eye appeal. The coin will arrive safely sealed in a specially designed original Mint capsule.
- Item Category:
- Collectibles & Fine Art
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- Item Type:
- Collectible Coins
- Gold Mini
- Image and shape of Santa Claus
- Coat of Arms of Palau and the inscriptions: "REPUBLIC OF PALAU" – the issuing country and "1$" – the face value.
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- Metal Content:
- 0.5g gold
- Releases Designations:
- First Releases