PRE-ORDER AT POWER COIN: END OF WORLD WAR I 100th Anniversary 5 Oz Silver Coin 8$ Australia 2018
This beautiful 5 Oz Silver coin is dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the end of the First World War, where over nine million combatants and seven million civilians died as a result of the war. The coin has a beautiful design, has an Antique Finish quality and comes packaged in themed case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to 500 pieces worldwide.
The reverse of the coin features a dove, a bird which has for millennia represented peace, holding in its beak a red poppy. Poppies were the first flowers to bloom in the devastated battlefields of Western Europe and soon became widely accepted as the symbol of remembrance. In the background is the word peace struck in different fonts. On top of the coin, the inscription: “1918” – the year of the war. On the bottom, the inscription: “END OF WORLD WAR I” – the name of the coin. The obverse of the coin features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the inscriptions: “ELIZABETH II” – the name of the Queen, “AUSTRALIA” – the issuing country, “8 DOLLAR” – the face value “2018” - the issue year and “5oz 9999 Ag” – the weight of the coin and the fineness of the Silver.