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500 Gram Silver Buddhist Stele of Amitabha Bars (Box + CoA)

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Silver bars are a great way to add to your silver stack. And when you find a bar that also has artistic and historic connections on top of being part of a low mintage, you can turn precious metal collecting into something even more valuable. The 500 Gram Silver Buddhist Stele of Amitabha Bar provides a high amount of silver content in a stunning visual design you’ll be proud to display.

  • Ships in sealed plastic!
  • Includes a Certificate of Authenticity!
  • Rare — only 673 minted!
  • Consists of 500 grams of .999 fine ­silver.
  • Bar doesn’t have a denomination or face value.
  • Obverse includes image of Amitabha Buddha Triad.
  • Reverse includes an image of 20 sitting Buddhas.

Steles are ancient monuments. They were typically made of stone or wood and crafted into rectangular shapes that were erected to stand vertically. This Silver Buddhist Stele of Amitabha Bar is a replica of an existing ancient stele that was found in the Biamsa Temple. The temple was located in the area that is present-day Sejong City. The obverse image on this silver bar replicates a picture carved into that ancient stele that features Amitabha Buddha along with related figures and other Buddhas.

On the reverse of the bar is a depiction of 20 Buddhas. It’s a copy of another image related to the ancient stele. The designer of the bar took into account the weathered and antique appearance of the actual artifact, and you can see that the replica bar includes those visuals as well. One corner looks as if it’s been worn away, obscuring the 20th Buddha, and there appear to be cracks in the surface of the design. These are cosmetic only to ensure that the silver bar does look as close to the artifact as possible; they do not diminish the quality of the bar or its stability.

The Silver Buddhist Stele of Amitabha Bar ships in a plastic sleeve for protection during transport. You can also use the sleeve for long-term storage to help keep your piece in excellent condition. You get a presentation box and a Certificate of Authenticity.

Only 673 Silver Buddhist Stele of Amitabha Bars in this weight and design were minted, which means this item can be hard to come by. Add this piece of historical art to your collection by purchasing it at Silver.com when inventories are available. If you have any questions about the ordering process or our products, give us a call at 1-888-989-7223 or connect via email or chat.

Additional information

Weight 16.07500 oz

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Mint Mark:  Not Shown

Purity:  .999

Manufacturer:

Thickness:  10 mm

Condition:  Antique

Edge Design:  Smooth

Packaging Type:  Presentation Packaging

Weight:  16 Troy Ounces

Dimensions:  58.9 x 87 x 10 mm

Images shown are examples only. Actual item appearance is subject to change, but will always correlate with title and description.

Lowest Price: $819.04

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