PHOTO: Please view the photo(s) as it forms part of the item description. Royal Australian Mint Certificate #316/750. The design of this luxurious coin, inspired by a 1626 map by English cartographer John Speed, reflects the Western Hemisphere as depicted on the richly-decorated map, a work of art from the great Age of Discovery.
Entitled A New and Accurate Map of the World, this was one of the first English-published world maps. This stunning coin reflects an age of discovery and will be a beautiful addition to any collection. One ounce of stunning gold, finished to the Royal Australian Mints high quality proof standard The convex domed coin design captures the excitement of an age of discovery Reverse features depictions of the Western Hemisphere based on an historic 17th century map The second and final coin in the Terrestrial Gold Dome series Australian legal tender coin Obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II sculpted by Ian RankBroadley Strictly limited to 750 pieces Numbered certificate of authenticity Packaged in a case with outer box Australian legal tender. CONDITION: New unused condition in original packaging. The item "2018 $100 GOLD PROOF DOMED COIN 1626 A NEW MAP OF THE WORLD RAM COA #316 RAM" is in sale since Wednesday, September 15, 2021.This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Australian\Decimal". The seller is "lucilles*interesting*collectables" and is located in Windsor NSW. This item can be shipped worldwide.