5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015)

5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015)

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5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015)

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$519.95 CAD
Mintage: 750
Canada and US only

From the Cook Islands! All previous issues sold out within a few days! Order today!

The worldwide successful series of Mother of Pearl coins has got a brand-new issue—another miniature work of art by the Cook Islands. The new 2015 coin of pure .999 silver is dedicated to the famous kind of boat from Mark Twain's stories. Its mintage is limited to a mere 750 pieces worldwide!

A unique opportunity to own a gorgeous coin with a Mother of Pearl inlay! Will make a beautiful addition to your coin display!

Special Features:
•  Only a limited number of these beautiful coins from the Cook Islands are available to Royal Canadian Mint customers within North America.
•  The particular appeal of the coin is its reverse inner core made out of real Mother of Pearl surrounded by pure silver of the highest proof quality.
•  As a technical wonder of its time, steamboats were significant in the development of the Mississippi River and its tributaries, for they made it possible to transport passengers and freight both up and down the river.
•  The name of the coin and its face value are indicated along its rim.
•  This awesome Mother of Pearl coin will make an elegant addition to a collection of rare coins as well as a great gift for Mark Twain fans.
•  The series has been utterly popular among collectors since 2012.

Design:
Your coin pictures a steamboat cruising on the Mississippi as in the 19th century. The effigy of Her Majesty Elizabeth II is featured on the obverse of the 5 oz silver coin. The portrait is surrounded by the inscriptions denoting the Queen's name, the issuing country and year.

Packaging:
Your coin comes with a free unique collector case and a serialized certificate.

Order today!

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5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015)
 
4.9

(based on 10 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • One of A kind (9)
  • Attractive (8)
  • Great quality (7)
  • Unique (7)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (3)

Best Uses

  • Gift (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Quality driven (8), Budget shopper (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)

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5.0

Excellent

By David the collector

from Oakville, ON

About Me Quality Driven

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Attractive Design
  • Great Quality
  • One Of A Kind
  • Unique

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

      Excellent on display.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Gets an a Plus from me!

      By Slugger

      from Etobicoke On.

      About Me Bargain Hunter, Quality Driven

      Pros

      • Attractive Design
      • Good Value
      • Great Quality
      • One Of A Kind
      • Unique

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Gift For Adult

        Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

        The design of this is really great, and I think the mint did a great job!!!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Mississippi Steamboat

        By Rigorovic

        from Brampton, ON

        About Me Bargain Hunter, Quality Driven

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Great Quality
        • One Of A Kind
        • Presentation Is Excellent
        • Unique

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Special Occasion

          Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

          Impressive use of mother-of-pearl integrated in design. Low mintage should add value in future.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          the design is one of a kind!

          By Slugger

          from Etobicoke On.

          About Me Quality Driven

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Attractive Design
          • Good Value
          • Great Quality
          • One Of A Kind
          • Unique

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

              The case the coin came in was one of a kind! Very attractive, the coin was really supburb!

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              mississippi riverboat

              By geno

              from edmonton

              About Me Quality Driven

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              Pros

              • One Of A Kind

              Cons

              • Difficult To Personalize

              Best Uses

                Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

                unusual

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                4.0

                Nice coin

                By Gunner

                from Angus, Ontario

                About Me Bargain Hunter, Quality Driven

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Great Quality

                Cons

                • Expensive

                Best Uses

                • Gift For Adult
                • Holiday Gift
                • Special Occasion

                Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

                I like the use of the MoP inlay. Even though it is very pricey, the low mintage makes it a nice addition to my collection.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                5.0

                Nice depth - impressive shading

                By Jojo

                from regina

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Attractive Design
                • Great Quality
                • One Of A Kind
                • Unique

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

                    The shading on the coin makes this one of a kind. It's a very unique finish. Glad I picked one up!

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No
                     
                    5.0

                    Ship forward

                    By Barbie doll

                    from Canada

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Attractive Design
                    • One Of A Kind

                    Cons

                    • Expensive

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

                      a keepsake.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • No

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      My favorite series!

                      By Bob

                      from Allegheny Cty, Pa

                      About Me Quality Driven

                      Verified Reviewer

                      Pros

                      • Attractive Design
                      • Great Quality
                      • One Of A Kind
                      • Unique

                      Cons

                      • Expensive

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

                        These 5oz Mother of Pearl releases are some of the finest and unique coins in the world. The BH Mayer mint certainly have the know how when it comes to producing exquisite and unique modern coins.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No
                         
                        5.0

                        unique 5 oz proof coin

                        By coination

                        from montreal,canada

                        About Me Quality Driven

                        Pros

                        • One Of A Kind
                        • Unique

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Gift For Adult

                          Comments about 5 oz. Fine Silver Coin with Mother of Pearl Inlay – Mississippi Steamboat – Mintage: 750 (2015):

                          cook island produce very unique and beautiful coins.very low mintage worldwide 750 mother of pearl insert beautiful accent.will sell out soon the RCM HAS VERY FEW act soon to secure this unique coin.i do not work for the mint my endorsement only because of the beauty of this coin.

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                          • No

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                          Specifications

                          • No.148211
                          • Mintage750
                          • Composition99.9 % pure silver with Mother of Pearl inlay
                          • Finishproof
                          • Weight (g) 157.5
                          • Diameter (mm) 65
                          • Edge
                          • Certificate
                          • Face value25 dollars
                          • ArtistCook Islands