Enjoy the season’s breezy beauty with this stunning set of three painted coins featuring authentic Murano glass insects. Highly popular when they were first released beginning in 2011, these coins are available again with a low worldwide mintage in a 3-coin pure silver set.
Item Number: 166490
Composition: 99.99 % fine silver
Weight (g): 157.6 (each)
Diameter (mm): 65.25 (each)
Face Value: $50
Artist Maurice Gervais (coins) and Giuliano Donaggio (Murano pieces)
Packaging: Maplewood case with black beauty box
- A one-of-a-kind on every coin. Each of the three coins in your set features a unique handmade glass insect crafted by master glassmaker Giuliano Donaggio.
- Stunning colour. From the richly coloured glass to the vivid painted flower, each of these coins captures the brilliance of summer.
- Packaged in a premium wood case to highlight the beauty of your coins.
- Makes a breathtaking gift or dazzling addition to any collection featuring nature-themed coins or coins featuring unique technologies
Designed by Canadian artist Maurice Gervais, the coloured reverse of each coin 5-ounce 99.99% pure silver coin features a selectively painted and engraved image of a plant found in Canada, embellished with a Venetian glass insect species found in Canada. The Venetian glass insects are handcrafted by Giuliano Donaggio, a master glassmaker in Murano, Italy.