2017 Jesus Calms The Sea Biblical Series 2 oz Silver Coin Niue. JESUS CALMS THE SEA - Biblical Series - 2017 2 oz Silver Coin - Scottsdale Mint - Niue. This coin is the fourth 2017 release, and 17th 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. Comes packaged in a gift box reminiscent of the Bible. Included certificate of authenticity lists Matthew 8:18-27 (NLT) which states: When Jesus saw the crowd around him, he instructed the disciples to cross to the other side of the lake. Then Jesus got into the boat and started across the lake with his disciples.
Suddenly, a fierce storm struck the lake, with waves breaking into the boat. The disciples went and woke him up, shouting, Lord save us!We're going to drown! Jesus responded, Why are you afraid?
You have so little faith! Then he got up and rebuked the wind and waves, and suddenly all was calm.They asked, "Even the winds and waves obey him"! Obverse: Features the Raphael Maklouf likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by the weight, purity and face value. Reverse: Design inspired by Gustave Doré's illustration of "Jesus Stills the Tempest".
Edge: Laser-etched serial number, from 1 to 1499, which matches the serial number found on the included certificate of authenticity. 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 "Jesus Calms the Tempest", showing how accurately Scottsdale Mint's creative team recreated the original artwork for this coin series. Metal:999 Fine Silver Finish: Antique Diameter: 39 mm (6mm thickness) Edge: Rimless Denomination.NZD Year of Issue: 2017 Mintage: 1499 Weight: 2 Troy oz.