2017 2 oz Silver Coin - Biblical Series (Jacob Wrestles Angel)
This coin is the third 2017 release, and 15th overall release, in the Scottsdale Mint's Biblical Series featuring iconic biblical scenes. Each of these 2 oz Silver coins has a mintage of 1,499 pieces and features a high-relief, rimless design.
- Contains 2 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- Each 2 oz coin in this Biblical series is packaged in a gift box reminiscent of the Bible.
- Included certificate of authenticity lists Genesis 32:22-32, in which Jacob wrestles a heavenly being, often referred to as an angel, all night until the break of day when the being dislocates his hip by touching it. Jacob does not let go of the being until he is blessed. The heavenly being renames him Israel and blesses him.
- Obverse: Displays the Raphael Maklouf likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by the weight, purity and face value.
- Reverse: Features Gustav Doré's image of Jacob struggling with a winged angel next to the river Jabbok.
- Edge: Laser-etched serial number, from 1 to 1499, which matches the serial number found on the included certificate of authenticity.
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Scottsdale Mint has done a phenomenal job of showcasing various narratives through their innovative designs on each of the Biblical Series coins. Start your own journey or give a fantastic gift with this dramatic Silver 2 oz coin. Add the 2 oz Silver Jacob Wrestling the Angel coin to your cart today!
The certificate of authenticity has an antique feel that coincides nicely with both the finish of the 2 oz coin and the design subject. Included on the certificate is an image of Gustave Doré's "Jacob Wrestling With The Angel", showing how accurately Scottsdale Mint's creative team recreated the original artwork for this coin series.