KOMSCO has a growing catalog of gold and silver bullion available to investors and collectors. Among those new products though, none is more popular than the Silver Chiwoo Cheonwang Series. Today, 2018 1 oz Silver South Korean Chiwoo Cheonwang medals are available to you online at Silver.com with NGC certification.
- Ships to you inside of a protective plastic slab from the NGC!
- Third design issued in the Silver Chiwoo Cheonwang Series from KOMSCO!
- Availability of certified coins is limited within the 45,000 coin mintage!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 fine silver.
- Graded Mint State 69 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- Includes the Early Release label.
- On the obverse is the image of Chiwoo Cheonwang’s shield.
- Reverse side of the medals features the new Chiwoo design as he rides his horse to war.
The Chiwoo Cheonwang series debuted from KOMSCO in 2016. The coins had a low mintage figure and a design that focused on the God of War, better known to people in Korea and China as Chiwoo Cheonwang. KOMSCO changes the design of Chiwoo on the reverse each year and his increased the mintage figures to answer the demand for these medals.
All 2018 1 oz Silver South Korean Chiwoo Cheonwang medals in this listing are in Mint State 69 condition according to the NGC. A medal graded MS69 features full, original mint luster with a maximum of two minor detracting flaws. These flaws are limited in nature to minuscule hairlines or contact marks and limited in scope to the areas outside the primary focal points of the design area.
Additionally, these KOMSCO products earned an Early Release label. This ER label is reserved for products which arrive at the NGC for certification within 30 days of their release date from the issuing mint.
On the obverse of all 2018 Silver South Korean Chiwoo Cheonwang medals is the battle shield carried by Chiwoo Cheonwang. On its surface is the face of Do ggae bi. Considered a goblin-like figure, Korean people would hang his facial depiction on the end of roof tiles to ward off evil spirits from the home.
The reverse of 2018 1 oz Silver South Korean Chiwoo Cheonwang medals features the latest design of the God of War. This image depicts Chiwoo wearing his full battle armor as he rides on horseback into battle wielding a massive sword that could surely slice his enemies in half with one swing.
KOMSCO is the official mint of the Republic of Korea. South Korea founded the mint in 1951 during the Korean War against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea to ensure the production of sovereign coinage.
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