This 3 Oz Silver coin is the third release in the Gods Of The World series, dedicated to Poseidon, the God of the sea. The coin has an incredible High Relief thanks to the Smartminting technology, has an Antique Finish quality with dark highlights and comes in a beautiful case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to only 333 pcs worldwide! The coin is full of details and is minted with a great precision. On the bottom of the reverse, the inscription: POSEIDON the name of the coin.
The obverse of the coin portrays the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the inscriptions: ELIZABETH II the name of the Queen, 20 DOLLARS the face value, COOK ISLANDS - the issuing country and 2019 the year of issue. Poseidon Poseidon was one of the Twelve Olympians in ancient Greek religion and myth. He was god of the Sea and other waters; of earthquakes; and of horses. In pre-Olympian Bronze Age Greece, he was venerated as a chief deity at Pylos and Thebes. Poseidon was protector of seafarers, and of many Hellenic cities and colonies.
In Homer's Iliad, Poseidon supports the Greeks against the Trojans during the Trojan War. Poseidon is also the subject of a Homeric hymn. In Plato's Timaeus and Critias, the island of Atlantis was Poseidon's domain. His Roman equivalent is Neptune. The item "POSEIDON Sea Gods Of The World 3 Oz Silver Coin 20$ Cook Islands 2019" is in sale since Friday, August 31, 2018.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\South Pacific". The seller is "powercoin_italy" and is located in Roma.
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