Two layer Agate: Year of the Goat – 1000 francs .999 Silver coin Rwanda 2015(Antique Finish)
Metal – .999 Silver
Denomination – 1000 francs
Weight (g) – 93,3 (3 Oz)
Size (mm) – 65
Year of Issue – 2015
Country – Rwanda
Mintage – 888 pcs
Quality – Antique Finish
Package type includes – box , special capsule and a Certificate of Authenticity
Exterior – two layer of agate inlay
The 2014 Rwanda issued a coin that was dedicated to seventh of all the animals in the Chinese zodiac – Horse. This was the first coin of the Two layer agate Lunar Calendar series.
In 2015 Rwanda issued a second coin in the series, that was dedicated to Goat – eight of all the animals in the Chinese zodiac.
The obverse of the goat coin bears the coat of arms of Rwanda which symbolizes the unity of its people. The inscriptions along the rim of the coin include the face value of the coin, its issuing country and year. («BANKI NKURU Y’U RWANDA», «AMAFARANGA 1000 IGIHUMBI», «AG 999 3oz», «2015»)
The coin is certain to catch the eye of collectors as it holds a unique two-colored stone which is carved in high relief from a single piece of two layer agate stone which makes each coin individual and unique. The inlay carries a realistic depiction of three goats against the background of a natural landscape. The name of the coin «Year of the Goat» and the list of Goat years « 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015» are also indicated on the reverse.
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