The primary option available to those who buy silver in the Armenian Noah’s Ark Collection is the 1 oz coin. Among the first three weights offered in 2011, the 1 oz coin vastly outsells the other coins in the collection. For example, the six highest mintage figures in the program’s history are for the 1 oz coin. Today, 2019 1 oz Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coins are available to you online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship inside of individual flip, mint tubes of 20 coins!
- Ninth release year for the Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark coin!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 fine silver in BU condition.
- The face value of 500 Dram is fully backed by Armenia’s government.
- The Republic of Armenia’s coat of arms features on the obverse.
- Noah’s ark as designed by Eduard Kurghinyan is on the reverse.
Armenia was the first nation in the world to adopt Christianity as the official state religion. Some 94% of today’s Armenians are Christian and the oldest churches of the faith in Armenia date back to the 1st century. It was in 301 AD that the nation adopted Christianity as the official state religion.
All 2019 1 oz Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coins are available to you through this listing in Brilliant Uncirculated condition. Individual coins are available to purchase inside of individual packaging. Bulk options include mint tubes of 20 coins.
On the reverse of the 2019 1 oz Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coin is the design of an ark as it floats on flood waters that have engulfed the planet. It is said that God sent 40 days and 40 nights of rain to engulf the world and wash away mankind and the sins of humanity. Noah and his family were the only humans to survive, along with two of every kind of creature from the planet.
Mount Ararat is depicted in the background of the Silver Noah’s Ark coin design. Mount Ararat was within the historical boundaries of Armenia, but when the nation was split between Turkey and the Soviet Union following World War I, the whole of the mountain fell within the boundaries of a newly formed Turkish state.
The obverse of 2019 Silver Armenian Noah’s Ark Coins features the design of the nation’s coat of arms. In the center of the Armenian heraldic shield is a depiction of the ark resting on the peak of Mount Ararat. The larger shield itself is supported by an eagle and lion behind its figure.
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