2021 Cook Islands Ancient Titans Cronus 3 oz Silver Coin. This amazing coin is the third release in the Titans series and has a mintage of only 333 coins worldwide. Coin design: The reverse of the coin depicts Cronus, who devoured his children with skin and hair, together with his child Zeus. You can see Aphrodite walking out of the water, from which she was born, with the distinctive Greek architecture in the background. The wheat in the foreground represents the harvest season with the inscription: “CRONUS” (his name) below. The obverse side of the coin depicts the standard Coat of Arms with Queen Elizabeth II and the inscriptions: “20 DOLLARS” (the face value), “ELIZABETH II” (the name of the Queen), “COOK ISLANDS” (the issuing country) and “2021″ (the year of issue). Background: Cronus is a figure from Greek mythology. He is the youngest of the Titans, son of Ouranos and Gaia. Kronos’ father, Ouranos, who was jealous of all his sons, threw them back into the depths of the earth (Tartaros). Kronos’ mother Gaia wanted revenge and urged Kronos to castrate his father, which Kronos did with a sickle. He then became ruler in place of his father. He married his sister Rhea, but he didn’t want any of the children from this marriage alive since his parents had predicted that one of those children would take his rule away. As soon as the children were born, he devoured them with skin and hair. The reverse of the coin depicts Cronus, who devoured his children with skin and hair, together with his child Zeus. Cronus is a figure from Greek mythology. Sorry, our items are NOT available for pick-up. No additional information at this time. You might also like. 2020 Great Britain James Bond 007 Pay Attention 2oz Silver Proof Coin. 999 Silver Coin – 2,500 Made. 2021 New Zealand Kiwi Specimen 1oz Silver Coin. 2020 Tanzania Rare Wildlife Grizzly Bear 2oz Silver Proof Coin. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins”. The seller is “grreserve” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Certification: Certified by the Mint
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Denomination: $20
- Type: 3oz Silver
- Unit of Sale: 1
- Year: 2021