CIT has made some very beautiful and unusual coins in the past but the 2022 1 oz ColorEYEzed Ocean Blue Silver has to be one of their most unusual and bold coins to date. The subject of this coin is the iris of the human eye. This coin is kind of startling when you have a blue eye staring back at you. This coin is definitely a conversation piece.
- Made of 1 oz .999 fine silver
- $5 dollar face value backed by the government of Palau
- Very limited mintage of 1500 available worldwide
- Proof quality
- Obverse side has the seal of Palau
- Reverse side has a realistic rendering of a blue eye
- Comes in colorized window box
There is something captivating about blue eyes. Only 8-10% of people on the planet have blue eyes so maybe that is part of the fascination. There have been songs written about them and people often want to wear contacts so they look like they have them. Many people find them very attractive. Whatever the reason, CIT has made blue eyes the subject of their ColorEYEzed Ocean Blue Silver coin. Using their numismatic skills, they have created a very realistic rendering of a blue eye on this coin’s reverse side. It is so realistic it almost startles you to see a big blue looking back at you.
The obverse side has the Palau Coat of Arms. The Coat of Arms has Poseidon sitting with a mermaid and a treasure chest. Below it is ‘RAINBOW’S END’. At the top of the coin is ‘REPUBLIC OF PALAU’. At the bottom of the coin is $5.
The 2022 1 oz ColorEYEzed Ocean Blue Silver Coin is a great addition to your collection because you have to have a great conversation piece to wow people with. This coin is definitely that kind of coin. Get your before they are gone.