BLUE MARBLE DOMED SHAPE 2022 Fiji 1 oz Pure Silver Proof Coin. Space exploration enthusiasts are sure to love this 1 oz Silver Domed Blue Marble. The coin marks the 50th anniversary of the last manned mission to the moon, Apollo 17.This coin is based upon an iconic photo of the Earth that was taken during the mission from 28,000 miles away. This coin would make a stunning addition to any collection, and its unique characteristics are sure to make it a prized possession for decades to come.
This issue was struck from 1 oz of. This proof is part of a mintage of just 1,000 pieces. This coin is domed and has a proof finish. This issue marks the 50th anniversary of a famous photo of Earth taken from 28,000 miles away by the Apollo 17 spacecraft.
The Apollo 17 mission marked the first time that a scientist was able to investigate the moon on its surface. This coin's reverse design replicates an iconic photo of Earth taken during the mission. The coin is domed to replicate the curvature of the Earth.This piece comes in its original mint packaging and comes with a certificate of authenticity and a presentation case. Obverse: The Fijian coat of arms graces the obverse. It is flanked by inscriptions of the coin's weight, "1 OZ, " and purity, .
" Inscriptions along the rim provide the name of the issuing country, "FIJI, " its date, "2022, " and its face value, "1 DOLLAR. Reverse: The convex reverse recreates one of the most famous pictures ever taken of the Earth from space. Clouds swirl in the atmosphere above the "blue marble, " the planet covered in water. Parts of Africa and the Arabian peninsula are clearly visible.This coin comes in its original packaging from the mint. That includes a themed shipper, a display case, and a certificate of authenticity. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins: World\Australia & Oceania\New Zealand". The seller is "elitecoinage" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.