The 2022 ½ gram Greetings from New York Gold Coin is an homage to the good old days when a person might go to the Big Apple to visit and have such a wonderful time seeing the big city they send home a postcard to the family wishing they were here to see it. This coin features the New York City skyline in an art deco style postcard on ½ gram .9999 fine gold coin.
- Made of ½ Gram .9999 fine gold
- Face value of $5 dollars backed by the Cook Islands
- Obverse side has a portrait of Elizabeth II
- The reverse side has the New York City skyline
- Limited edition-only 5000 available worldwide
On the obverse is Ian Rank-Broadley’s classic depiction of Elizabeth II. Here she is facing to the right with a look of determination on her face. She is wearing a crown and the Royal Jewelry. Above her head is ‘ELIZABETH II’ and ‘COOK ISLANDS”. Below her image is ‘5 DOLLARS’, the face value of the coin.
The reverse side of the coin has an art deco style design of the New York skyline and the writing is an art deco style font. This has the look and feel of an old postcard someone might have sent their family in the 50s or 60s. Above the skyline it says ‘Greetings from’. Underneath the skyline is ‘NEW YORK’ and ‘2022’. In the background it looks like the sun is coming up depicted in contrasting flat and shiny gold.
This ½ gram Greetings from New York Gold Coin is a wonderful coin that is great for anyone who is nostalgic for the good old days when New York was so wondrous and exotic compared to other towns around the United States. Get some of the nostalgia back with this coin. Get yours today.