The Mexican Mint has released a coin of such magnificent size and beauty that coin collectors will not want to miss out on getting their own! While our limited supply lasts, Panda America is offering the Mexico 2011 Aztec Calendar 1-Kilo Silver Coin - this coin features the world renowned Aztec Calendar in all its splendor and detailed beauty.
The obverse features one of the most elaborate designs ever featured on a coin - The Aztec Calendar. The upper part of the obverse features the legend "CALENDARIO AZTECA" (AZTEC CALENDAR). The right side of the obverse features the mint mark of the Casa de Moneda de Mexico, while on the bottom left is the legal tender denomination "$100", followed by the year of minting, 2011, and the legend "1 KG PLATA PURA LEY .999" (1 KG PURE SILVER FINENESS .999).
In the center of the reverse is a sculptural relief of the National Shield, encompassed by the legend "ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS" (UNITED MEXICAN STATES). Surrounding this, are reproductions of the different National Shields used throughout Mexico's history. The coin has a plain edge. The coin is gem prooflike brilliant uncirculated quality--with frosty devices contrasting with dazzling mirrorlike fields.
This impressive coin, containing over 2 pounds of pure silver, comes with several impressive accessories, including a laser etched timber case designed specifically to keep and exhibit the coin; a certificate of authenticity with unique serial number; a book detailing the Aztec Calendar's history; and a magnifying glass to observe the coin in extreme detail for maximum enjoyment. With a worldwide mintage of only 1,500 pieces, these 1-Kilo coins won't last forever.