Winged Sandals of Hermes - Talaria
This coin is part of series Mythology
The mythology series continues with a 3rd issue dedicated to the Winged Sandals of Hermes: Talaria. Minted in ultra high relief on a piedfort 2oz blank and finished in antique. Detailed like never seen before on such a relief. Just 999 pieces are issued in pure silver.
Talaria are winged sandals, a symbol of the Greek messenger god Hermes (Roman equivalent Mercury). They were said to be made by the god Hephaestus of imperishable gold and they flew the god as swift as any bird. The name is from the Latin talaria, neuter plural of talaris, "of the ankle".
Key Selling Points:
Highly detailed coin
Ultra high relief - smartminting
Piedfort 2oz blank
Iconic famous motive
|Year||2019||Weight||2 oz (62.2 gr.)|
|Face Value||10 Dollars||Diameter||38.61 mm|
|Special Features||Ultra high relief (smartminting) detailed design, piedfort blank, antique finish.|
|Scope of Delivery||Capsule, certificate and box.|
This coin is part of the Mythology series.
The following coins are already issued in this series: