As the fifth vessel to be featured in the prestigious Famous Ships that Never Sailed collector coinage program, you have the golden opportunity that every collector and investor seeks to have! Right now, you can own your very own 2014 1 oz Proof Silver Tuvalu Ship That Never Sailed The Gloria Scott Sherlock Coin when you purchase it online today from Silver.com.
- Ships to you in an NGC plastic slab to protect the coin’s condition.
- Limited mintage of 3,000 coins!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver.
- Bears a face value of $1 dollar which remains fully and legally backed by the federal government of Australia.
- On the obverse is an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse includes The Gloria Scott sailing in the background, with Sherlock Holmes sitting onshore smoking his pipe in the foreground.
the coin you purchase here in this Silver.com listing comes in PF70 condition! This is the most exquisite and optimal condition a coin can ever be delivered in, indicating that there are no flaws or defects found on the surface. More importantly, the NGC receives the coins within 30 days of its original release for grading. You can expect it to come in a protective, plastic slab which will ultimately protect its peak condition right from the moment it arrives.
Struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver in proof quality, this unique coin is part of The Ship that Never Sailed program, an exclusive and highly successful series which continues to draw in support and demand from global collectors and investors, along with fans of Sherlock Holmes and the novel.
For the obverse of the coin, you will be treated to the standard, prestigious design which features the stunning profile of Queen Elizabeth, the powerful and unbeatable monarch of the English empire.
The coin’s reverse portrays a representation of the Gloria Scott sailing in the background, with Sherlock Holmes sitting onshore smoking his pipe in the foreground. The inscriptions ‘Sherlock Holmes’ and ‘The Gloria Scott’ also feature as part of the design. Tuvalu Legal Tender The Famous Ships That Never Sailed – Gloria Scott 2014 1oz Silver Proof Coin is issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu.
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