Discover the mesmerizing 1 oz Copper Bullion rounds of the Aztec Calendar, meticulously crafted by Golden State Mint. These rounds not only serve as a testament to the intricate Aztec system of tracking days and time but also stand as a symbol of spiritual, religious, and personal significance. With its detailed design and historical relevance, this piece promises to be a captivating addition to any collection.
- Weight: 1 Avoirdupois Ounces
- Composition: .999 Fine Copper
- Minted by: Golden State Mint
- Condition: Bullion | Mint Fresh
- Diameter: Approximately 39.3 mm | 1.55″
- Thickness: Approximately 3.31 mm | 0.130″
- Edge Design: Reeded
- Packaging: 20 per tube | Singles in flips
The Aztec Calendar is a marvel of ancient timekeeping, representing a 52-year 365-day cycle system. This system, consisting of 18 20-day cycles that aligned with another 260-day rotation with a 13-day cycle, gave every year and day a unique name and number identification. With designations like “7 rabbit 1 wind 7 reed” and a governing deity for each period, the Aztec calendar stands as a complex yet fascinating testament to the civilization’s understanding of time and spirituality.
The obverse side of this round captures the essence of the Aztec Calendar in its full glory. As a visual representation, the calendar is a stunning and intricate display, perfectly suited for these rounds. Its design intricacies not only reflect the days and cycles but also the deeper spiritual and religious meanings associated with each period.
With the precision of the Golden State Mint and the allure of ancient Aztec timekeeping, this copper round is a fusion of history and artistry. Every intricate detail not only captures a bygone era but also promises a conversation starter in any collection. Own a piece that’s as timeless as the calendar it celebrates.