A Song of Ice and Fire. Currencies of Westeros & Essos.

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3-medal collection officially licensed by A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE™!

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the very first "A Song of Ice and Fire" book (published 1996 by famous George R. R. Martin) or the 10th anniversary of the first tv series in 2021!
Including 13 medals struck from different (precious) metals & a 13-paged booklet telling the story of each medal telling the story of the great houses of Westeros & Essos. Scroll down for a complete collection overview!

A must-have for every book lover or tv series fan - a perfect collectors' item to reach new target groups!

The Premium Display Packaging hosts your complete collection and can also be used as a picture frame which makes it a great gift product for Christmas!

OFFICIALLY LICENSED A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE MERCHANDISE

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CURRENCIES OF WESTEROS & ESSOS COLLECTION SCROLL DOWN for a complete collection overview

Weight: 2.9 g - 21 g
Metal: various - Silver, iron, brass and more
Diameter: 21 mm - 38 mm
Quality: circulated

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Year: 2019
Face Value: 1 Dollar x 3
Metal; Cupronickel
Weight: 26 g x 3
Diameter: 40 mm
Quality: Prooflike
Mintage: 5.000 pcs
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This beautiful Gold plated coin Set is dedicated to one of the most famou novel written by English author Mary Shelley – Frankenstein. The coins have a beautiful colouration, have a wonderful Gold plating, have a Proof quality and come in an elegant presentation case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to 5.000 pieces worldwide.
115,00 €
Face value: 5 €
Diameter: 34 mm
Weight: 19.1 g
Metal: Brass
Mintage: 35,000

2. coin from the series “Fauna and Flora of Slovakia”.

Over the millennia of human society’s evolution, wolves have often coexisted with people. During the Middle Stone Age (Mesolithic), wolves began living in the vicinity of prehistoric hunters’ settlements and fed off meat leftovers. Wolves are found in various northern hemisphere habitats and are the second most widespread mammal on earth, after humans. They are a social animal, and their packs typically have between five and seven members. Weighing between 30 and 70 kg, wolves are classified as large carnivores. They have exceptional senses of smell, sight (night vision) and hearing, which they use to prey mainly on large ungulates. The way that wolves relentlessly run down their prey is captured by a Russian saying: “The wolf is kept fed by its feet”. This way of hunting was well applied in the forest-steppe environment where wolves evolved. Their pack structure allows wolves to hunt prey that are several times larger than themselves (such as red deer and elk) and to raise, on average, between four and ten pups each year. Food from the kill is shared between all members of the pack. All the adult pack members help with the care and rearing of the young by bringing them food. Altruism, in other words gratuitous service to others, is seen among wolves in the way they care for injured members of the pack. This feature is characteristic of evolutionarily advanced societies of other mammals: primates and human beings. The number of wolves in Slovakia is currently estimated to be between 300 and 600. Since Slovakia shares its wolf population with Ukraine, Poland and Hungary, it is difficult to give a more precise estimate of the number of wolves present in its territory.

Obverse:

The obverse of this euro collector coin shows an outline map of Slovakia in the lower part of the design. Contained within the map are the Slovak coat of arms and the year of issuance ‘2021’. Three wolves are depicted standing on top of the map, and a smattering of wolf paw prints appear within the map and outside it. A star is shown at the top right of the design, and the name of the issuing country ‘SLOVENSKO’ runs along the edge of the upper left quadrant.

Reverse:

The upper part of the reverse portrays two wolves, one of which is howling at the moon. At the top, to the right of the moon, there is a star in the night sky. The lower part of the image consists of the outline of a wolf’s head, within which is shown the coin’s denomination ‘5’ and currency ‘EURO’. In the left part of this space are the stylised letters ‘JO’, referring to the coin’s designer Josef Oplištil. Below the outline, at the bottom left, is the mint mark of the Kremnica Mint (Mincovňa Kremnica), consisting of the letters ‘MK’ placed between two dies. The words ‘VLK DRAVÝ’ are inscribed along the upper left edge of the design.
14,90 €
Face value: 0.2 $
Issuing country: Samoa
Weight: 25 g
Diameter: 40 mm

Demeter‘s connection with Virgo has survived even to modern days: Virgo is frequently depicted as a woman carrying grain, in the likeness of Demeter. While Demeter is technically not a virgin, in the myth she and Poseidon has a doughter - Persephone, similar to how Hera remains a perpetual virgin by bathing on special springs (curiously, like Hera, Demeter too has a role in the protection of marriages). Likewise, unlike Aphrodite, Demeter seems to have a more “chaste” form of fertility, being less of a sexual goddess and more focused on the nurturing aspects of the creation of new life. At any rate, Virgo does not stand for literal virginity as much as a spiritual one, forsaking desires for duty
35,00 €
Face Value: 1 Dollar
Weight: 50 g
Metal: Copper
Purity: 999
Diameter: 38,6 mm
Quality Antique Finish
Issuing Country_ Cook Island
Year Date: 2022
Mintage: 5 000

Ancient but still super trendy! How else can you explain the continued fascination of Egyptian history? Millions of tourists every year still flock to catch a glimpse of the Great Pyramids of Giza and discover the rich cultural heritage. CIT is proud to release a collection of coins that capture all of the grandeur and splendor of the Pharaohs and the architectural wonders that were built to honor them.

Each of these smartminted® ultra-high relief coins shows three different Pharaohs on the reverse and an incredible birds-eye view of the Giza Necropolis on the obverse. The three Pharaohs featured are Akhenaten, Thutmosis III, and Sobekneferu, the first female Pharaoh. They are seen standing next to each other in incredible relief. Each having its own distinctive look. Behind them are hieroglyphics from the ancient artifact “The Stele of Revealing” which resides in the Boulak Museum in Cairo. The obverse of this coin is really amazing and shows the great Pyramids of Giza in stunning relief and detail. You can literally count the different layers of brick on each Pyramid! Look closely and you can also see the Sphinx rising off the surface. There are also plenty of other structural details to feast your eyes upon. All this surrounds the domed effigy.

There will be a total of 7 different coins done in 4 different metals. The Pharaohs and the culture that surrounded them has stood the test of time for thousands of years and will continue to fascinate and amaze for generations to come. Own a piece of this amazing history!
69,00 €
Face value: 0.2 $
Issuing country: Samoa
Weight: 25 g
Diameter: 40 mm

Hephaestus‘ correspondence with Libra is derived from his role as the smith god. By crafting fire, he made the weapons that the gods use to impose justice, down to the scales of Dike, the goddess of justice, often thought to be the woman depicted in the sign. As just, Hephaestus is a god of innovation, taming the chaos of the flames to produce items to impose civilization.
35,00 €