Poets of the Golden Age - Mikhail Lermontov

Niue Islands 2012 - $2 - Poets of the Golden Age - Mikhail Lermontov - 1oz LIMITED Silver Coin

Low mintage, only 8.000 have been issued by New Zealand Mint!
The coin comes in an awesome book-style presentation case.

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Country Niue Islands
Year 2012
Face Value currency Dollar
Face Value number 2
Metal Silver
Fineness 999/1000
Weight 1oz - 31,1g
Diameter 40 mm
Mintage 8000
Quality Proof
Certificate of authenticity yes
Presentation Case yes
Price $92.43
Coin Story

The 19th century is traditionally referred to as the "Golden Age" of Russian poetry and Literature. This was a time of rapid development of the Russian language. Lermontov is considered one of the greatest figures in Russian romanticism.

Reverse Design

The coin features selective gold plating and a full coloured portrait of the poet.
Obverse Design

This features the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The coin is issued by New Zealand Mint as legal tender, under the authority of Niue Island.


This coin is packaged in a distinctive book shaped box, reminiscent of a classic poetry book.

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