Composition: 99.9% pure silver. Weight: (g) 157.6 / (oz) 5. Aconcagua features the highest mountain outside of the Himalayas. At 6,962 meters (22,841 feet), Aconcagua might be one of the lesser known seven summits, but it certainly is one of the most spectacular ones. The Sentinel of Stone is arguably the most elaborate coin in the 7 Summits series yet with an unbelievably detailed, high-rising, topographical smart-minting relief and a selective color application that clearly defines the different rock strata present in the Andes mountain range. The snow and ice capped summit is surrounded by hues of green and red that represent limestone, carbonates, cinder deposits and rock of volcanic origin. Aconcagua was first climbed in 1897 by Matthias Zurbriggen. The hardships of this adventure can be vividly imagined when looking at the miniature mountain on your numismatic artwork. A fascinating 5 oz. High relief coin featuring the Aconcagua summit. Ideal for the mountain climber or world traveller in your life! PART OF THE 7 SUMMITS SERIES! Your coin is the third in the 7 Summits series and features Aconcagua, the world’s highest mountain outside of the Himalayas. The seven summits are the highest mountains on each of the seven continents. Your coin comes in a custom box to use for display, original capsule and with a certificate of authenticity. Your coin has a low worldwide mintage of 777, as the 7 represents the name of the series, the 7 Summits! Coin features a colored top view of the Aconcagua Mountain. Included are the following inscriptions; the name of the coin, the height of the mount, place where the mountain is located, and name of the series. And on the obverse, your coin displays a profile of Queen Elizabeth II as well as the inscription of the queens name, country of issue, and face value. Your coin uses Smartminting. Technology, and is a sovereign coin backed by the Mongolia government. Packaging: Coin comes in a custom box to use for display, original capsule, and with a certificate of authenticity. The item “Cook Islands 2018 SEVEN SUMMITS AGONCOGUA 5 oz. 999 Silver Coin” is in sale since Wednesday, May 8, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Other Oceania Coins”. The seller is “tradezone212″ and is located in New York, New York. 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, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Guadeloupe, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay.
- Year: 2018
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Cook Islands
- Certification: Cook Islands
- Composition: Silver