THE FIRST OFFICIAL SILVER COINS IN THE WORLD WHICH HAVE THE CIRCLES OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES COLOURED.
THE OFFICIAL SILVER COINS OF THE SYDNEY OLYMPIC GAMES. THE FIRST OFFICIAL SILVER COINS IN THE WORLD WHICH HAVE THE CIRCLES OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES COLOURED.
Each city that has the world honor to host the Olympic Games, has the custom to mint Olympic coins in order to stamp the event. The Olympic Games are indeed something special. Something unique. That is why the organizing countries try to leave their mark. And many succeed.
The Sydney Olympic Games will stay in our memory for the excellent organization and appearance of Australia. But it will also stay in our memory for the Olympic coins-memorabilia it had minted.
· The only silver ones in the world with color.
· The only ones which stamp a millenium.
· Unique in micro-technique.
The inspiration revolves around and is directed towards the Australian fauna and flora, which make that country unique. Inspired artists have printed it in a unique way on the Olympic coins.
For us the Greeks it will stay in our memories as the best Olympic Games ever regarding Greek successes since our athletes received 13 Olympic metals. A glorious victory.
A GIFT FOR YOU-A WONDERFUL WOODEN CASE.
Along with the coins you will also receive a wooden case (dimensions: 4.5x25x28.5 cm) for you to place the coins, protect them and display them with pride. Please notice that each coin is in a transparent case, in order for it to be protected by hands and the air. Thus the lustrousness of the silver stays forever.
UNIQUE SILVER COINS.
· With a graven text on the peripheral.
· The five Olympic circles are colored.
· Excellent quality silver of unique 99. 9% content.
· With the magical number '2000', the first of the millenium.
· In a limited number worldwide of 100.000
· Weight: 36-38 gr.
· Diameter: 40.4 mm.
WITH CERTIFICATES OF AUTHENTICITY FOR EACH COIN.
The coin collection is accompanied by certificates of authenticity which contain detailed information on the history of each coin.
TWO GREAT AUSTRALIAN MINTS HAVE COOPERATED FOR THE MINTING OF THE COINS.
The Royal Australian Mint (engraved with the letter C) and Perth Mint (engraved with the letter P).
LIMITED NUMBER OF SETS WILL BE AVAILABLE IN GREECE.