Step into the heart of the Wild West with the "WILD WEST Legends" 1 Oz Silver Coin, the third edition in the captivating "Legends" series. This coin transports you to a time when the untamed frontier was a land of adventure, danger, and legendary figures who left an indelible mark on history.
Wild Bill Hickok, the iconic gunslinger and gambler, was one of the early Heroes of the West. Renowned for his quick draw and legendary charm, he remains a timeless symbol of the frontier spirit. Rumors of his intimate connection with the enigmatic frontierswoman, Calamity Jane, add to the intrigue of his story. The coin elegantly captures the essence of this era with a depiction of Wild Bill and the "Dead Man's Hand," the cards he held when he met his fateful end in Deadwood.
At the center of the coin's design is Billy the Kid, a central figure in the lore of the Wild West. His life as a gunslinger and cattle rustler was marked by notoriety, including at least nine murders and a daring prison escape. This coin brings his thrilling story to life with incredible detail and exquisite artistry.
Crafted with exceptional precision, the "WILD WEST Legends" 1 Oz Silver Coin is a collector's dream. Made from 99.99% pure silver and featuring a proof finish, it ensures that every element is rendered with remarkable clarity. Smartminting® technology pushes the boundaries of relief, making the legends on the coin truly stand out. With a limited mintage of only 1,500 pieces, this coin is a rare and cherished tribute to the spirit of the Wild West. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a collector, or simply someone drawn to the mystique of the frontier, this coin is a captivating addition to your collection.
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.