Transport yourself into the realm of timeless love stories and classical artistry with the CUPID AND PSYCHE Eternal Sculptures Canova 2 Oz Silver Coin, the inaugural release in the captivating "Eternal Sculptures" series. This 2 Oz Silver coin unfolds the narrative of the legendary love tale derived from Ovid's Metamorphoses, celebrating the renowned sculpture of Cupid and Psyche by Canova. Setting a numismatic milestone, the coin boasts the innovative Two-Sides Smartminting technology, offering an unprecedented level of detail on both sides of the coin.
The reverse of the coin immerses collectors in the iconic love scene between Cupid and Psyche, rendered in exquisite High Relief. The protagonists' embrace is captured with remarkable precision, bringing the classical sculpture to life on this limited edition coin. The use of a special paint creates a mesmerizing marble effect, enhancing the coin's aesthetic appeal and paying homage to the elegance of Canova's masterpiece. A delicate floral decorative pattern surrounds the border, adding an extra layer of sophistication to the design.
On the right side of the reverse, the series logo "Eternal Sculptures" and the coin's title "Cupid and Psyche" are displayed, affirming the coin's dedication to immortalizing timeless works of art. The bottom of the coin features an attractive inscription of the issue year in Roman numerals: "MMXVI" (2016), underscoring the coin's historical significance as the inaugural release in this prestigious series.
Presented in Black Proof quality and limited to just 999 pieces worldwide, this coin not only captures the essence of eternal love but also invites collectors to appreciate the harmonious fusion of classical sculpture and modern numismatic innovation. Encased in protective packaging and accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity, the CUPID AND PSYCHE Eternal Sculptures Canova 2 Oz Silver Coin is a true testament to the enduring legacy of classical artistry.
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.