Embark on a journey through numismatic history with the exquisite "ATHENA'S OWL Numismatic Icons 1 Oz Gold Coin." Following the resounding success of the silver edition in 2021, we proudly present this gold version in an antique finish, celebrating the iconic Athenian Owl tetradrachm that has left an indelible mark on the world of ancient coins.
The Athenian Owl tetradrachm, named after Athena, the revered Greek goddess of wisdom, stands as a testament to ancient craftsmanship and cultural significance. This gold coin, weighing 1 oz, captures the essence of this iconic coin in unparalleled detail. Measuring approximately 30 mm in size, the coin's smartminting® technique achieves ultra high relief, allowing for an intricate representation of the Athenian Owl.
The Athenian Owl, perched on Athena's hand, symbolized wisdom and protection in ancient Greek culture. This coin pays homage to this revered icon, with an antique finish that adds an aura of age and history to the design. The owl's intricate features, from its outstretched wings to its expressive eyes, are meticulously brought to life through the coin's masterful design.
Limited to a mintage of only 199 pieces, the "ATHENA'S OWL Numismatic Icons 1 Oz Gold Coin" is a true collector's delight. Each coin is a fusion of history, artistry, and craftsmanship, offering a tangible connection to the ancient world. As you hold this coin in your hand, you are transported back to a time when the Athenian Owl tetradrachm was a symbol of wisdom and cultural identity. This gold coin is more than a mere collectible – it's a numismatic masterpiece that pays tribute to the timeless legacy of ancient coins and the goddess Athena herself.
The smartminting© technology is a ground-breaking advancement in contemporary numismatics that permits an unparalleled level of ultra-high relief, and it establishes novel benchmarks in the coin industry.
- This technology enables the production of standard weight coins with larger diameters, while maintaining high relief height.
- It also allows for coins with greatly reduced weight to maintain standard relief heights and permits coins with only slightly increased weight to exhibit high reliefs.