City of Temples - Angkor Wat


This coin is part of series Magical & Mystical places



This coin features a real sandstone insert from Cambodia. You can hold a real piece in your hand!

Angkor Wat (meaning City of Temples) was first a Hindu, later a Buddhist, temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world. The temple was built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century in Ya?odharapura, the capital of the Khmer Empire, as his state temple and eventual mausoleum. Breaking from the Shaiva tradition of previous kings, Angkor Wat was instead dedicated to Vishnu. As the best-preserved temple at the site, it is the only one to have remained a significant religious center since its foundation. The temple is at the top of the high classical style of Khmer architecture. It has become a symbol of Cambodia, appearing on its national flag, and it is the country’s prime attraction for visitors.


Key Selling Points:
Including real piece of sandstone from the Cambodia
Unique design
Place everyone wants to go
Very limited mintage


Specifications
Art.-No CK1501 Metal Silver
Country Cook Islands Fineness .925
Year 2015 Weight 25 grams
Face Value 5 Dollars Diameter 38.61mm
Quality PROOF Mintage 999 pcs
Special Features Including sandstone insert, colored
Scope of Delivery Capsule, box, and certificate
Availability Issued

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This coin is part of the Magical & Mystical places series.
The following coins are already issued in this series:

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