He was characterized by extraordinary intelligence, but also ruthlessness and enormous power. In fact, the enormous power and majesty of this beast is so great, that it could not fully be represented on the single side of a 1 oz coin. As described by the mint, The coin is characterized not only by a mystical theme, but also by a unique design, that passes from the coins obverse to the reverse, creating a complete imageThe obverse and the reverse of the coin form together a sign of infinity.
As noted, the complete design spills from the obverse to the reverse in order to capture the full image of this enormous mythical beast. The obverse displays Fafnirs head and a portion of its scaled serpentine body. The fine detail displayed in the design is meticulous! There is no question regarding the beasts ferocity, as it is clearly depicted in its dragon-like head and the razor-sharpness of its exposed teeth, ready to shred any competing beast or warrior that would dare to stand against it. The background is filled with the stone-like pattern that is representative of Germanias designs.
Inscriptions include FAFNIR at the right rim, and 1 oz Ag 999.9 above Fafnirs body. The reverse begins where the obverse ended. Whereas, the obverse image depicts the curved serpentine body ending at the top rim, the reverse picks it up at the bottom of its portion of the complete design.The remaining length of Fafnirs body coils around the the entire field, terminating in a spade-point. Germanias two-headed eagle seal is displayed in the center of the field. The same background textured pattern completes the design with an added touch of distinction. Inscriptions include GERMANIA 2020 superimposed on the beasts body at the top rim, and 5 MARK on the tail. It should be noted that the 5 MARK is symbolic only, and does not denote the silver round as having any actual face value as legal tender. The complete design can only be visualized by adding a second coin displaying the reverse, and aligning the coins bottom rim at the top rim of the first coin displaying the obverse. This 2020 Germania Beasts Fafnir Germinius 1 oz Silver BU offering truly features a remarkable design, whether displayed as a pair, or appreciating it one side at a time. 2020 Germania Beasts Fafnir Germinius 1 oz Silver BU. Inaugural release of new Germania Beasts series.
Limited mintage of only 25,000 for global distribution. These are certain to move fast! Contains: 1 Troy oz of 999.9 fine silver. Obverse: Features the upper portion of of Fafnirs serpentine body, displaying beasts magnificence and fierceness.The background is filled with a stone-like pattern. Reverse: Picks up where the obverse image stopped, displaying the bottom portion of the beasts body, completing the overall design.
At the center is displayed Germanias seal, the two-headed eagle. As with the obverse, the background is filled with the same textured pattern. This amount if any will be. The item "2020 Germania Beasts Fafnir Dragon 1oz Ultra High Relief Chameleon Silver Coin" is in sale since Saturday, December 26, 2020.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "zanzi_canada" and is located in Mississauga, Ontario. This item can be shipped to Canada, all countries in Europe, United States, Australia, Japan.