Only 999 pcs – ultra-high relief – “SMARTMINTING” – 2oz. 999 fine silver unique box – COA. 999 fine silver coin ” The Great Tea Race 1866 “. Perfect mint condition – only 999 pcs – ultra-high relief – smartminting technology – box & COA. VERY SPECIAL, IMPRESSIVE AND RARE FINE SILVER COIN!!!! – The Great Tea Race 1866. Smartminting allows unprecedented dimensions of high reliefs. This new technology has been impressively used to create the coin editions dedicated to the 150th anniversary of “The Great Tea Race”. In 1866, some of the fastest clippers carrying cargo competed in a legendary sailing race. The aim was to transport the eagerly awaited tea crops from China to Great Britain in the shortest possible time. After 99 days on their home-bound journey, the two fastest ships – the «Taeping» and the «Ariel» – arrived with a mere time difference of 25 minutes. The design of these coin issues is based on the oil painting by famous British maritime artist Jack Spurling. It shows the close finish between the two ships in the English Channel after a three-month head-to-head race, depicting their full sails with an astonishing high relief. This insane silver coins is really impressing. By using the Smartminting technolgoy all the details are like alive. The sails are full pumped by the wind and you can even see the jumping dolphins like they would be real. If you hold this fantastic silver coin in your hand you will feel like moved back to 1866 and being on the sailing boat. This stunning fine silver coin has a guaranteed edition of only 999 pieces worldwide!! With smartminting technology – ultra-high relief – only 999 pieces worldwide – minted in 2oz. 999 fine silver – piece of history – in a nice wooden presentation case – with certificate of authenticity. PRESALE AVAILABLE IN MAY!! Limited edition with only 999 pieces WORLDWIDE! This huge fine silver coin is in a perfect mint condition, capsuled with Certificate of Authenticity and in a official wooden box. We guarantee you that you receive an original coin from us! We are official distributor / partner of the mint! Pieces WORLDWIDE, wooden box. _gsrx_vers_574 GS 6.7.4 (574). The item “Cook Islands 2016 $10 The Great Tea Race 2oz. 999 fine silver coin smartminting” is in sale since Wednesday, March 09, 2016. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\South Pacific”. The seller is “gold-silber-coins” and is located in Karlsruhe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Year: 2016
- Certification: YES
- Composition: silver
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Cook Islands
- Purity: .999
- Mintage: Only 999 pcs. WORLDWIDE