Introducing the “2023 Knights of the Past 5 Euro 1 oz Silver BU”, a coin that not only serves as a testament to the rich history of the Order of Malta but also as a modern reference to its traditions. This coin, the third and final in a series co-created with the Central Bank of Malta, is a blend of exquisite craftsmanship and historical significance, making it a must-have for collectors and history enthusiasts alike.
- Coin denomination: 5 Euro.
- Weight: 1 oz of Silver.
- Obverse design: Features a Maltese knight on horseback and defensive structures.
- Reverse design: Showcases the coat of arms of the Central Bank of Malta.
- Part of a series: Third and final coin in the series co-created with the Central Bank of Malta.
- Limited mintage: Only 15,000 pieces available.
- Authenticity: Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and blisterpack.
The “2023 Knights of the Past 5 Euro 1 oz Silver BU” coin pays homage to the traditions and history of the Order of Malta. This order, with its deep-rooted history, has been a symbol of unity and freedom in Europe. The coin serves as a modern reference, reminding us of the valor and resilience of the knights who once guarded the freedom and unity of Europe.
The obverse side of the coin is a tribute to the guardians of Europe’s freedom and unity. It features a knight in ornate armor, symbolizing the strength and valor of the Order of Malta. In the backdrop, one can see the watchtower of Valetta and Fort Saint Angelo in Birgu. The latter holds special significance as it was the Order’s headquarters during the pivotal Great Siege of Malta.
The reverse side is equally captivating, showcasing the coat of arms of the Central Bank of Malta. This emblem is proudly displayed on a shield, held by a Maltese knight, signifying the enduring legacy and importance of the Order in Malta’s history.
With a design rooted in the annals of European history, the “2023 Knights of the Past 5 Euro 1 oz Silver BU” is a tangible testament to the valor of the Order of Malta. Limited to just 15,000 pieces, each coin is a rare blend of artistry and legacy. Dive into a narrative of resilience and unity, encapsulated in this exquisite silver treasure.