Embark on a journey through time with the "NIMRAVIDAE Evolution of Life 1 Oz Silver Coin," the remarkable 9th installment in the esteemed "Evolution of Life" series. This coin is a tribute to the awe-inspiring Nimravidae, a prehistoric feline family that once roamed the ancient landscapes during the Palaeogene era.
Crafted from .9999 fine silver, this coin weighs 1 oz and measures 38.61 mm, providing the perfect canvas to showcase the intricate details of the depicted genus Hoplophoneus, a member of the Nimravidae family. These creatures, often referred to as false sabre-toothed cats, were formidable predators that ruled their respective territories with their muscular bodies, razor-sharp claws, and elongated canines. With an impeccable blend of scientific accuracy and artistic finesse, this coin captures the essence of these fearsome creatures.
The design takes us back to the ancient woodlands and grasslands of North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa, where the Nimravidae once reigned supreme. The antique finish of the coin adds depth and texture to the portrayal, evoking the sense of history and the passage of time. The smartminting® technique, renowned for its high relief, elevates the coin's design, making the Hoplophoneus come to life in stunning detail.
Limited to a mintage of only 999 pieces, this coin is a prized addition to any collection that celebrates the fascinating journey of life on Earth. It pays homage to the magnificent creatures that once graced our planet, reminding us of the rich diversity and evolution that have shaped the world we know today. The "NIMRAVIDAE Evolution of Life 1 Oz Silver Coin" is a remarkable blend of art, science, and history, encapsulated in a tangible masterpiece that transcends time.
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.