Sacred Art – Canterbury Cathedral 50g Silver
Sacred Art – Canterbury Cathedral 50g Silver: This is a new issue in the award winning series: Holy Windows. The first and unique painted window coin series in the world. Issue nine is dedicated to Scared Art – Canterbury Cathedral with a window painting of the famous window Poor Man’s Bible.
Canterbury Cathedral in Canterbury, Kent, is one of the oldest and most famous Christian structures in England and forms part of a World Heritage Site. It is the cathedral of the Archbishop of Canterbury, leader of the Church of England and symbolic leader of the worldwide Anglican Communion; the archbishop, being suitably occupied with national and international matters, delegates the most of his functions as diocesan bishop to the Bishop suffragan of Dover. Its formal title is the Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Christ at Canterbury.
- Metal: 925 Fine Silver
- Finish: Antiqued
- Year of Issue: 2015
- Mintage: 999
- Diameter: 42mm
- Weight: 50 g
- Highlights: Includes a real miniature of the glass
Portrays an external image of Canterbury Cathedral with a stunning glass insert of the window painting of the famous window Poor Man’s Bible.
Issued as legal tender under the authority of Palau, this portray a superb perspective view of the interior chamber that frames the window. The obverse also carries the coat of arms of the Republic of Palau and currency denomination of $10.
Presented in a high quality, sturdy coloured cardboard box, with outer shipper and complete with Certificate of Authenticity.