The Austrian Mint is one of the best known in the world and has a fine reputation for minting outstanding coins. One such coin is the 2011 1 oz Silver Austrian Philharmonic. This coin celebrates the nations contribution to the classical music community and have been produced since 2008. These coins are ideal for any collection and is an excellent investment piece. Each coin is made of .999 silver and weighs 1 troy ounce. This coin has a 1.50 Euro face value and both sides of this coin were designed by Thomas Pesendorfer.
Upon looking at the front side of the 2011 1 oz Silver Austrian Philharmonic coin, you will see a number of highly detailed instruments including violins, violas, cellos and a harp. In addition, there is a French horn and bassoon, all prominent instruments in the orchestra. Above the instruments you will see the phrase “Wienner Philharmoriker,” or “Vienna Philharmonic”.
The opposite side of the 2011 1 oz Silver Austrian Philharmonic coin features the Musikverein, or the concert hall where the Vienna Philharmonic performs. The concert hall is one of the finest in the world and has been used for philharmonic performances since 1870. The details on this coin are outstanding, including fine details of the hall. Above the hall you will see the phrase “REPUBLIK OSTERREICH” inscribed into the coin which is German for Republic of Austria. Below the hall, you will see “1 UNZE FEINSILBER,” which shows that the coin is made of 1 troy ounce of silver. In addition, you will see the year of minting, “2011” and the denomination, “1.5 EURO.”
The 2011 1 oz Silver Austrian Philharmonic coin will make an excellent gift for anyone who is looking to add more silver to their collection. It is also perfect for those looking for more diversity in their collections. Each coin is carefully packs and shipped and is insured against loss, theft and damage. For more information about the 2011 1 oz Silver Austrian Philharmonic coin, we invite you to contact us at your convenience. We can be reached by telephone, email or online chat on our website.