Investors buying silver often turn to silver bullion coins as an excellent option. While the Silver American Eagle and Silver Canadian Maple Leaf are immensely popular, they aren’t the only popular choices out there. The Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coin has a growing profile that has attracted investors since its 2011 introduction. Right now, 2018 1 oz Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you with an individual plastic flip, inside sealed tubes of 20 coins, or in wooden mint boxes containing 500 coins.
- Eighth release of the Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark coin!
- Consists of One Troy ounces of .999 fine silver in BU condition.
- Bears a face value of 500 Drams backed by the Republic of Armenia.
- Obverse features the national coat of arms.
- Reverse obverse includes images of Noah’s Ark, Mount Ararat, and a dove.
- Designed by Eduard Kurghinyan.
Each 2018 1 oz Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coin in this listing from Silver.com is available in BU condition. Coins in BU condition show no signs of wear and tear, but minor flaws are a possibility. These flaws are limited to breaks in the luster, spotted surfaces, and contact marks stemming from the coining process.
Silver Noah’s Ark Coins are now available in a total of seven weights. These include ¼ oz and ½ oz fractional weights, as well as 5 oz, 10 oz, 1 Kilo, and 5 Kilo larger-weight coins. The 1 oz silver is the most popular piece by mintage and routinely outsells the other options in the collection each year.
On the obverse of the 2018 1 oz Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark coin you’ll find the coat of arms for Armenian. Accompanied by an engraving of “Republic of Armenia” in both English and Armenian, this design includes the national shield flanked by an eagle and a lion. At the center of the shield is a small depiction of Noah’s Ark resting atop Mount Ararat after flood waters recede.
The reverse of the Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coin features the scene from the bible in which Noah finally discovers dry land is available. After 40 days of rains and flooding, Noah releases a dove to seek out dry land. It returns to the ark carrying an olive branch, and he looks outside to see the sun rising over Mount Ararat, the location the bible states as the resting place of the ark after the flood.
Geiger Edelmetalle is a German mint with a rich history of silver precious metal refining. These coins are struck by Geiger Edelmetalle for the Republic of Armenia each year.
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