Tanzania 2018 1500 Shillings Chimera Silver Coin

First issue in stunning 2oz silver proof with ultra high smartminting relief. Low mintage will make this mythology series sell out quick!

The Chimera was, according to Greek mythology, a monstrous fire-breathing hybrid creature of Lycia in Asia Minor, composed of the parts of more than one animal. It is usually depicted as a lion, with the head of a goat arising from its back, and a tail that might end with a snake’s head, and was one of the offspring of Typhon and Echidna and a sibling of such monsters as Cerberus and the Lernaean Hydra.

Key selling points

  • Ultra high relief
  • Heavy 2oz silver coin
  • Beautiful proof finish
  • Mythical animal motive
  • Low mintage

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Article IDTZ1801
Face Value1500 Shillings
Weight2 oz (62.2 g)
Diameter38.61 mm
Mintage499 pcs.
Scope of DeliveryCapsule, Box / Case, Certificate of Authenticity
Special FeaturesSmartminting©
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