Why purchase this perfectly struck 2022 Fender Surf Green Stratocaster Guitar Shaped Silver Colorized Reverse Proof coin?
This whimsical guitar shaped coin is the first release of a series dedicated to the impact that Fender® instruments have made on the music industry. The 2022 dated coin emulates the shape of Fender’s Stratocaster®, the guitar chosen by musical trailblazers such as Eric Clapton, George Harrison and Jimi Hendrix. The coin features the famed Surf Green color, which was popularized by the 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air.
- This 2022 Fender Stratocaster coin contains 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver.
- The 29.5 x 86.5 mm coin is innovatively shaped as a guitar.
- The coin is minted with a gorgeous reverse proof finish.
- The perfectly graded coin features the iconic Surf Green color.
- The coin is a product of PAMP SA.
- A unique serial number is incorporated into the coin’s design.
- Mintage is limited to 6,000 pieces.
Exciting Stratocaster Guitar Design
Obverse: The obverse features a right facing image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, at the center of a concentric pattern meant to symbolize sound wave movement. The neck of the guitar is graced with the inscriptions “SOLOMON ISLANDS,” “ELIZABETH II” and “2 DOLLARS,” while the curved elements of the guitar body bear the “2022” issue date and the coin’s serial number.
Reverse: The classic Stratocaster guitar is illustrated with amazing accuracy on the reverse, including the scripted Fender logo near the tuning pegs. The Surf Green guitar body is accented by a light woodgrain fretboard and an ivory colored pick guard, which is inscribed with “1 OZ 999.9 AG.”
Impeccable Proof 70
This 2022 Solomon Islands Fender Surf Green Stratocaster Guitar Shaped Silver Coin was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for review. The reverse proof coin was awarded the Proof 70 grade, which describes its perfectly sharp strike, flawless surfaces and spectacular eye appeal. The 1 oz. silver colorized coin is sonically sealed in a NGC protective holder with ModernCoinMart’s exclusively designed Pacific Rim certification label.