Mongolia – 2016 – 500 Togrog – Evolution of Life TRILOBITE (including box) (ANTIQUE)

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Description

Metal: Silver .999
Weight: 1oz
Size: 38.61 mm
Quality: Antique Finish
Mintage: 999 pcs


A coin 470 million years in the making …


The hugely popular first issue of the new Evolution of Life series «Ammonite» raised high expectations and anticipation for ist successor. The 2016 coin now presents the Ordovician period with a stunning, partially excavated trilobite, which is based on a real, 470-million-year-old fossil found near St. Petersburg, Russia.


The original measures nearly 8 centimetres and belongs to the species Cheirurus ingricus. As expected of the series, the trilobite is minted in impressive relief with a brilliant red-gold finish. The half gram gold spin-off series «Evolution» features the same fossil design in minute detail.