Golden State Mint carries on this tradition of capitalizing on the nostalgia and beauty of the holidays with their 2020 Santa Silver Round. Struck with .999 fine silver, this coin depicts a jolly Santa Claus, as well as a series of snowflakes on the reverse side. The simple yet elegant design of this coin is impressive, and consumers who love the holiday season are likely to see the beauty of this one ounce silver coin.
- Obverse depiction: A smiling Santa Claus and the inscription “Merry Christmas.”
- Reverse depiction: Various snowflakes surround a 2020 banner, as well as the weight and purity of the coin.
- Struck with .999 fine silver.
- Shipped in the original Golden State Mint capsule.
Holiday coins are classically collectable. Because the holidays are a constant, each year guarantees that mints will release new and unique coins to commemorate the occasion. Christmas isn’t the only Winter holiday, but the celebration has come to represent much of the cultural significance of this special time of the year. Christmas signifies kindness, love, and family. And at the forefront of this happy holiday is Santa Claus, a jolly figure who distributes gifts and encourages kindness during his favorite season.
At one ounce of pure silver, the Merry Christmas Santa 2020 Silver Round by Golden State Mint provides a solid way for bullion enthusiasts to bolster their collection with a reasonable amount of silver. It’s also worth noting that this silver coin comes much cheaper than its gold alternative would be. In other words, this Christmas coin gives bullion fans a collectable and beautifully designed store of silver without breaking the bank.
The key to the design of this Christmas coin is its simplicity. The designers of this coin really seem to understand that the imagery of Christmas is uncomplicated and pure. On the obverse side, Santa Claus himself smiles and laughs heartily. The familiar image includes his classic Santa hat, as well as his long, flowing beard. Four snowflakes surround Santa, and the phrase “Merry Christmas” lines the right side of the coin.
The obverse design keeps it simple as well. A banner with the year 2020 on it is centered and surrounded by seven snowflakes, all with unique designs and various sizes. The top of this side of the coin includes the weight and purity of the strike, while the bottom features the Golden State Mint logo.
The holiday season always inspires a long list of new Christmas-themed coin designs. Golden State Mint’s 2020 1 Ox Merry Christmas Santa Silver Round taps into the timeless imagery of the Christmas season, combining 1 Oz of .999 fine silver with its simple design to give collectors a beautiful addition to their holiday coin collections.