Cook Islands – 2017 – 5 dollars – Happy Valentine (incl box) (PROOF)
incl jewel insert
Metal: Silver .999
Weight: 20 g
Size: 37×37 mm
The Valentine coin in the characteristic heart shape is the second of its kind and literally stands out from the crowd with its magnificent crystal rose Bouquet.
Valentine’s Day is celebrated by lovers worldwide and has its origins in ancient Rome. Saint Valentine used to wed lovestruck couples according to Christian tradition which was prohibited in those days. Although he enjoyed widespread popularity, Valentine was executed for this reason on February 14th, 296 A.D.