Why purchase this flawless 2021 D’Artagnan and the Musketeers 1 oz. silver antiqued coin?
This exciting antiqued coin is a tribute to Charles de Batz de Castelmore d’Artagnan, the 17th century French captain of the Musketeers of the Guard, who was the inspiration for the character of d’Artagnan in author Alexandre Dumas’ 1844 novel “The Three Musketeers.”
- This D’Artagnan and the Musketeers 2021 dated bullion coin contains 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The silver dollar was struck at the Lithuanian Mint.
- The 40 mm in diameter coin features a gorgeous antiqued finish.
- The coin’s incredibly detailed high relief imagery is enhanced with selective color.
- The impeccably graded coin includes a specially designed certification label.
- The coin is one of only 1,000 minted.
Magnificently Detailed Antiqued Design
Obverse: Centered on the obverse is an elegantly styled portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in a right facing pose. Inscriptions include “ELIZABETH II,” “NIUE ISLAND,” “1 DOLLAR,” “2021” and “AG 999,” along with the emblem of the Lithuanian Mint. This rendition of the British Commonwealth’s longest reigning monarch was created in 1998 by award-winning British sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley.
Reverse: The reverse features d’Artagnan in a battle ready stance, brandishing a sword and dagger, wearing the traditional captain’s uniform of the Musketeers of the Guard, along with a period style hat ornamented with a golden feather. The king’s palace is illustrated in the background, surrounded by a floral border. Inscribed “D’ARTAGNAN” above, with the famed declaration “ALL FOR ONE AND ONE FOR ALL” flanking the brave Musketeer.
Pristine Mint State 70
This 2021 Niue D’Artagnan and the Musketeers high relief colorized antiqued 1 oz. silver coin was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for review and deemed to be worthy of the Mint State 70 grade for its perfect strike, flawless surface finishes and spectacular eye appeal. The coin is presented in a sonically sealed NGC protective holder with a certification label adorned with a colorful photograph of the Pacific Rim islands. This NGC certified piece will arrive with its Original Government Packaging and a Certificate of Authenticity.