Blue Moon Coin - 1" Anodized Niobium
☾ Once in a blue moon... ☾
This special edition of our Moon coin features a geographically (technically it's selenographically) correct 136,794,240:1 scale design of the surface texture of Earth's Moon's near and far side. A great worry coin, gift, or reminder coin. Also available as a necklace.
- struck in solid niobium
- anodized blue
- expert patina to highlight the engraving
- 1" coin weighs 6 g
- broadstruck for a satisfying rounded edge
- archival packaging comes with description of the coin and Moon Facts!
The coloring/patina process is done by hand, and it is both an art and a science so coins will vary slightly. Many coins have green highlights at certain angles. Coins are struck one at a time in the USA using antique machinery and traditional coining techniques.
Note—Each order comes packed with a handwritten envelope straight from Shire Post Mint. We will make this out to whomever is on the SHIPPING ADDRESS. If you are giving this as a gift and would like a different name on the envelope, please include the recipient's name in the Special Instructions field as you complete your order.
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I like the moon coins great gifts
In some alternate timeline, I can imagine some nation making this a special means of exchange. Definitely a worthy collector's piece.