THESE COINS ARE EXTREMELY RARE!!! – an exceptionally rare. Great Deserts – Judea, Israel – Colorized – with Actual Sand from Israel. With 3-Dimensional Proof Finish – Coin and Packaging Set – this coin contains very special capsule filled with sand from Israel. Furthermore, this coin features a colorized 3-dimensional design and proof finish on a pure silver coin and is in the highest possible grade – PF 70. (PF is Proof Finish). Additionally, a super popular. From NGC is present on this coin. This exquisite coin contains. And the use of. Design on the obverse creates a dazzling image for the ages. This is an incredible silver coin and a collectors delight with a very unique design. Additionally, this coin has been completely. From the New Zealand Mint, Perth Mint, and Mayer Mint!! This coin is the first issue in the Great Deserts coin series and marks. The start of a new unique series dedicated to the great deserts our world is abundant in. And it features one of the most popular and most beautiful deserts in the world. Ith a stunning colorized 3-dimensional minting technique , this innovative coin contains a capsule filled with actual sand from. Judea, Israel located on the obverse. Each coin in this series will include an image of a local animal, local nature view and an inset capsule containing sand from the featured desert. A groundbreaking legal tender coin, created with a stunning colorized 3-dimensional minting technique, the. Sand from Judea, Israel. Silver proof coin forms a truly spectacular tribute to one of the greatest deserts in the world. This beautiful coin is a. N ideal gift for someone who loves Israel or for any numismatic collector of unique coins. This coin is very unique in that it has a. Capsule filled with sand from Israel created with an incredible. Along with the Proof Finish embedded on the obverse of the coin along with the fact that this coin is designed in. Ssued as legal tender under the Government of Cook Islands this coin is meticulously struck by the Mayer Mint. Furthermore, this beautifully depicted. Great Deserts – Judea, Israel. With colorized 3-dimensional design and proof finish. Coin with a mirror background on a stunning pure silver coin is minted from. 999 fine silver and is limited to a worldwide. Mintage of just 999 coins. And this example has been graded perfect – PF 70 Ultra Cameo – the highest possible grade from NGC!! This amazing 99,99% pure silver coin features multiple technologies to bring out the stunning beauty of the. Struck in the incredible 3-dimensional. With the incredible proof finish. This coin is housed in a. Special thick NGC holder. Because of its substantial thickness and t. His coin presents a rare opportunity to view superb engraving skills of the Mayer Mint. N amazing visual effect , the Israeli sand fills the capsule and presents an. Incredible coin which is pure masterwork of detail and perspective for a. Highly original minting technique. The use of multiple finishes for this latest coin series provides an added depth and further showcase the combined craftsmanship and artistry that have produced this. Features a three dimensional image of two. Great Deserts – Judea, Israel by using. Capsule filled with sand from Israel. Depicts a Nubian Ibex, a desert-dwelling goat, with selective coloring in the landscape behind the animal. Above the desert landscape sits a silhouette of the Jerusalem skyline with temples. The Ibex itself is very well designed and anatomically accurate. To the right is embedded the coins main feature, a capsule containing sand taken from the desert itself. The insert is shallow enough that it does not pass all the way through into the obverse and this allows the capsule to be neater than a deeper. JUDEA, ISRAEL – located. At the top of this design and – GREAT DESERTS – is present on the bottom of this coin. The year-date – 2015 – is present on the left side of this coin. This is a stunning design of engraving artistry and fantastic art work like no other. Contains the profile of Queen Elizabeth II with the country of origin – COOK ISLANDS – located at the top right side of this design. And the denomination – 5 DOLLARS – depicted at the bottom of this coin. For this coin is serrated. A very rare label. From NGC is present. The NGC label provides further guarantee of the coin’s weight, purity, and overall quality – adding a factor of collectability to this unique coin. Included with this super rare coin is the Original Government Packaging (OGP). He beautifully illustrated outer box, the durable black inner box and an individually numbered. The certificate of authenticity the certificate is entirely in English – the official language of. States that the authority of the Government of the Cook Islands certifies that this coin is. Of Cook Islands and is guaranteed to match the standards of fineness and weight set down in the specification. All of this makes this coin and packaging an ideal gift for any coin collector and is a. Truly magnificent work of art!! The Judean Desert is a desert in Israel and the West Bank that lies east of Jerusalem and descends to the Dead Sea. Stretches from the northeastern Negev to the east of Beit El, and is marked by terraces with escarpments. It ends in a steep escarpment dropping to the Dead Sea and the Jordan Valley. The Judean Desert is crossed by numerous locals from northeast to southeast and has many ravines. Located in the Holyland, the. Tretches east from Jerusalem and down to the famous salt lake called the Dead Sea, whose shore has the dubious distinction of being the lowest elevation on the Earths landmass, being a staggering 304 meters below sea level. Rich in history, the desert also has its fair share of wildlife from large carnivores to herbivores like the Ibex depicted on this fantastic coin. Since 1948, after the official recognition of the State of Israel by the United Nations and the rest of the world and. Since the State of Israel was founded, its population had increased five-fold, scores of cities were been built, hundreds of villages established on land part of which was desolate or desert. Agricultural production had risen and a modern industrial complex had won export markets. National security has been a major problem in Israel and the country unfortunately suffered greatly in the loss of life and property-damage during the wars with various Arab states trying to destroy it. Regardless of their vicious intent, Israel emerged victorious on the battlefield and off due to the perseverance and passion of its people and their belief in their faith. Israel continues to battle numerous enemies on daily basis but may it be even today with the coming of the Moshiach (Amen) that the State of Israel continues to prosper and its people live in peace. This coin and original government packaging set is of extreme unbelievable rarity due to its limited low worldwide mintage of just 999 coins and its super high popularity due to the subject matter being. Additionally this coin and packaging set being the highest possible and mega rare grade of PF 70. Population = 22 with the actual sand from Israel along with the super rare. 3-dimensional design and a proof finish of this coin along with the original government packaging and the Certificate of Authenticity for this coin and. The super popular Brown Label from NGC. All together makes this coin and packaging set of ULTIMATE SUPER RARITY!! This coin never appears for sale on the open market and of supreme rarity in perfect grade – hence forth the ultimately low population. Numismatic Guarantee Corporation (NGC) has graded this coin PF 70 Ultra Cameo (PF is Proof Finish). Certified at Proof 70. Grade, the Numismatic Guaranty Company guarantees that this coin has no post-production imperfections at five times the magnification. The Authenticity and The Grade of this coin are guaranteed!! – the population of this coin as of October 6, 2015. This is an extremely limited and extremely rare coin and packaging set!! Technical Specifications for This Coin. Obverse Finish: Colorized 3-Dimensional Proof with Sand Capsule. Fineness: 0.999 = 99.9%. Weight: 31.10 grams. Diameter: 38.61 millimeters. Year of Issue: 2015. Legal Tender: Cook Islands Legal Tender. Original Packaging: Outer Colorized Box, Inner Black Box. Mint Facility: Mayer Mint. Country of Origin: Cook Islands. For this item, within the continental. The item “2015 Cook Islands Silver $5 Great Deserts Judea, Israel PF70 UC NGC Coin” is in sale since Sunday, June 11, 2017. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\South Pacific”. The seller is “coinmaestro” and is located in Maineville, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, Indonesia, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia.
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated PF70
- Year: 2015
- Certification: NGC
- Certification Number: 4298328-005
- Grade: PF 70 Ultra Cameo
- Composition: Pure Silver
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Cook Islands