Why add this 2021 Rwanda Nautical Ounce Sedov Antiqued 1 oz. Silver High Relief coin to your collection?
This coin issued in tribute to the grand Russian sailing vessel, STS Sedov, is the fifth release of the Rwanda Nautical Ounce series. The Sedov’s inaugural launch occurred one hundred years ago, in March 1921, as a German cargo ship with the name Magdalene Vinnen II. As part of German reparations following World War II, ownership of the vessel was transferred to the Soviet Union, where it was re-christened the Sedov.
- This Rwanda Nautical Ounce series 2021 Sedov coin is a product of Germany’s Meyer Mint.
- The 40 mm diameter coin is crafted from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
- The bullion coin is struck with an amazing high relief image.
- The coin’s design is dramatically accented with a gorgeous antiqued finish.
- The coin will arrive in its original Mint package.
- Mintage is limited to just 1,000 coins.
Picturesque Rendition of the STS Sedov
Obverse: The Coat of Arms of Rwanda adorns the obverse, surrounded by inscriptions which translate from the Kinyarwanda language as “NATIONAL BANK OF RWANDA,” “REPUBLIC OF RWANDA” and “UNITY, WORK, PATRIOTISM,” along with the coin’s face value of “50” Francs Rwandais.
Reverse: The reverse features the magnificent STS Sedov at full sail, with her name inscribed upon the turbulent ocean waters below. The background is decorated with a stylized nautical chart and a beautifully detailed compass rose, with a small oval inset positioned above containing an array of seafaring instruments. Additional inscriptions include “NAUTICAL OUNCE,” “2021” and “1 OZ FINE SILVER 999.”
Breathtaking Brilliant Uncirculated Coin
This Rwanda Nautical Ounce Sedov High Relief 1 oz. Silver Antiqued Coin is presented in gorgeous Brilliant Uncirculated (GEM BU) condition, featuring a strong, sharp strike, superior quality finishes and outstanding eye appeal. The ungraded 2021 dated coin will arrive as packaged by the Mint, in a handsome presentation case accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity.