|Country: Niue||Metal Purity: 999||Box: Yes|
|Year of Issue: 2019||Weight: 62.2 g||CoA: Yes|
|Face Value: 2 dollars||Dimensions: 45||Coin Accent: Antique Finish, Gilding|
|ID: NU1145||Quality: Antique finish|
|Mintage quantity: 500 pcs|
This astonishing 2 oz silver coin is the first item in the “itGoddesses” series. The given series is dedicated to the most influential female characters in the pantheons of old, in this case, it is Artemis. It’s high-relief and that is why the images show great levels and definitions. Furthermore, the coin features a wonderful selective gold plating.
The reverse of the coin represents the incredible high relief image of the Greek goddess of the hunt – Artemis. This goddess is shown emerging from the forest with a pack of hounds. She holds in her hand is an ornate bow highlighted with gilding. In the background, sits a stag surrounded by a forest of trees. This image is realized with the help of a very impressive level of relief and detail. The obverse of the coin features a wonderful intricate image and the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Artemis was the daughter of Zeus and Leto and a twin sister of Apollo. She was not only a goddess of hunting but also a goddess of chastity, wild animals, forests, childbirth, and fertility. There is a famous temple of Artemis at Ephesos where this goddess was very revered. This temple belongs to one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
Get inspired by the beauty of Artemis – a goddess of hunting!