Collectors’ coin from all over the world very often include timeless works of art, which are present in every discussion about art and human heritage. It should be remembered though that Europe is not the only continent which created world art canon. It includes for example pictures from China – depicted on the unique coin from Cook Islands.
Impressive picture of cranes
This coin is one on the most interesting among the ones from 2017. Minters from Cook Islands decided to depict as part of series “Masterpieces of Art” the picture of Shen Quan, a Chinese painter who is famous for incredibly realistic pictures of animals and nature, which he painted as early as in 18th century.
Silver coin wonderfully harmonises with uncommon, mellow hues of the picture. It weighs 93,3 grams, so 3 ounces. What about fineness? Very high – 999/1000. The 20-dollar coin was emitted in only 1759 units, which only contributes to its high value. Masterpieces Of Art Shen Quan Cranes this is the best gift!
The diameter of 55 millimetres allows you to take a closer look at the meticulousness with which the picture was transferred onto the silver surface. If you decide to purchase the coin, you will get a certificate of authenticity and a special box for collectors as well.
There are only 1759 such coins
The picture on the coin is the 18th century Chinese work of art
The set includes an exclusive box
The coin weighs over 90 grams
This is the desired element of the “Masterpieces of Art” series